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The Poetry of US: More than 200 poems that celebrate the people, places, and passions of the United States Hardcover – Illustrated, September 25, 2018

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J. PATRICK LEWIS is a former U.S. Children's Poet Laureate. He earned a B.A. at Saint Joseph's College, an M.A. at Indiana University, and a Ph.D. in economics at the Ohio State University. Lewis taught in the department of Business, Accounting and Economics at Otterbein College until 1998, when he became a full-time writer. He is the author of more than 50 books of poetry for children, including Spot the Plot: A Riddle Book of Book Riddles (2009, illustrated by Lynn Munsinger); New York Times Best Illustrated Book The Last Resort (2002); The Shoe Tree of Chagrin (2001) which won the Society of Children's Book Writers & Illustrators' Golden Kite Award; A Hippopotamusn't: And Other Animal Poems (1990); and he has collaborated with other poets on several collections.

His children's poetry has been widely anthologized, and his contributions to children's literature have been recognized with the 2011 Poetry Award from the National Council of Teachers of English and the Ohioana Awards' 2004 Alice Louise Wood Memorial Prize. His poetry for adults includes the collection Gulls Hold Up the Sky: Poems 1983-2010.

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  • Grade Level : 3 - 7
  • Item Weight : 2.4 pounds
  • Hardcover : 192 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 1426331851
  • ISBN-13 : 978-1426331855
  • Product Dimensions : 9.56 x 0.73 x 11.19 inches
  • Publisher : National Geographic Children's Books; Illustrated Edition (September 25, 2018)
  • Language: : English
  • Reading level : 8 - 12 years
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