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Song of the Water Boatman and Other Pond Poems

Average rating
5 out of 5
Based on 8 Ratings and 8 Reviews

Book Description
A collection of poems that provide a look at some of the animals, insects, and plants that are found in ponds, with accompanying information about each.
Book Information
PublisherHoughton Mifflin Company
BindingHardcover (3 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
ISBN-10B0027VT0GK
Publication Date04/04/2005
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About Joyce Sidman (Author) : Joyce Sidman is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Joyce Sidman include The World According to Dog, This is Just to Say: Poems of Apology an... more
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About Beckie Prange (Illustrator) : Beckie Prange is a published illustrator of children's books. A published credit of Beckie Prange is Song of the Water Boatman and Other Pond Poems (Caldecott Honor Book, BCCB Blue Ribbon Nonfiction B... more
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7/30/2010 Janet Squires said:
This is a wonderful mix of poetic forms with science fact presented in prose sidebars with a glossary at the end. Sidman's eleven poems cover the four seasons in the life of a pond and it's creatures from spring peepers to a painted turtle's hibernation. This Caldecott Honor book is beautifully ill... more

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