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Under the Breadfruit Tree: Island Poems


Book Description
As in her award-winning Not a Copper Penny in Me House, Monica Gunning brings young readers back to the Jamaica of her childhood. The poems present intimate portraits of family and friends, as children see them in happy times and sad times. There are lively characters in moments both poignant and comical, such as Aunt Mae and her breadfruit trees, Stella-Sue walking like a ballerina to market, and... More
Book Information
PublisherWordsong
BindingPaperback (3 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages48
ISBN-101590782585
ISBN-13978-1590782583
Publication Date03/01/2004
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About Monica Gunning (Author) : Monica Gunning is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Monica Gunning include America, My New Home: Poems, Under the Breadfruit Tree, A Shelter in Our Car.
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About Fabricio Vanden Broeck (Illustrator) : Fabricio Vanden Broeck is a published author and an illustrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Fabricio Vanden Broeck include Chico Rey (La Otra Escalera),... more
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