book of months & other poems by Robert Durand

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Published by Capricorn Press in Santa Barbara [Calif.] .

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StatementRobert Durand ; with an introduction by David Meltzer.
The Physical Object
Pagination41 p. :
Number of Pages41
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Open LibraryOL16651062M

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From January's snow to December's treat, children will delight in traveling through the year, celebrating special times with friends. Readers can search for symbols of the season hidden in each month's scene. Part of the "Read Me a Poem" series, which introduces children to poetry through inviting, modern illustrated editions of classic poems.5/5(4).

A Child's Calendar is an award winning children's poetry book that dives into each of the months and talks about a child's favorite things during the time. It also has a lot of relatable events to I gave this book 5 stars because of the poetry that was the same for each month yet so different/5.

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