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Way to Go. (Books for children: poetry).

Morrison, Lillian

WAY TO GO! Sports Poems. Il. by Susan Spellman. ISBN 1-56397-961-6. Honesdale, PA: Wordsong/Boyds Mills Press, 2001. 48 pp. $16.95. Lillian Morrison has captured in poetry the emotional thrills associated with athletic competition. Forty-two poems about a broad range of sporting activities will appeal to both male and female readers as they share in the exhilaration of these events. Morrison's excellent style of writing, her precise choice of words, and her passion for sports are evident in this fun-to-read book. This entertaining collection of poems should be a welcome addition to the libraries of avid and reluctant readers alike. Ages 9-12. Reviewed by John McAndrew, Kutztown University of PA
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Author:McAndrew, John
Publication:Childhood Education
Article Type:Book Review
Date:Mar 22, 2002
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