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ISBN: 9781771088961

Whispers of Mermaids and Wonderful Things

Children's Poetry and Verse from Atlantic Canada

 
  Editor :   Sheree Fitch, Anne Hunt,
  Publisher:  Nimbus Publishing

From celebrated children’s poet and author Sheree Fitch and early childhood educator Anne Hunt comes a new paperback edition of the celebrated illustrated compendium of Atlantic Canadian poetry and verse for young readers. Spanning centuries, from Milton Acorn, Bliss Carman, and Rita Joe to Budge Wilson, Shauntay Grant, and Kathleen Winter, and a broad thematic scope—from soft lullabies and silly songs to poignant meditations on nature, loss, and love—over 100 poems from the region’s best are sure to delight educators, parents, and young readers. Whispers of Mermaids and Wonderful Things is a feast for the senses.

Details and Specs
ISBN associated with this title:9781771088961
Item NB1525
PublisherNimbus Publishing
PublisherNimbus Publishing
Published onJune 30 2020
Language eng
Pages 160
Format Paperback
Dimensions8.75(in) x 6.5(in)
Shipping weight0(g)
Status NOT YET PUBLISHED
Sheree Fitch has won almost every major award for Canadian children's literature, including the 1992 Canadian Children's Book Centre Mr. Christie Award for Best Canadian Children's book for There Were Monkeys in My Kitchen and the 2000 Vicky Metcalf Award for a Body of Work Inspirational to Canadian Children. She has over twenty-five books to her credit. Fitch's home base is the East Coast of Canada. Visit her at: shereefitch.com.