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Rowden, Justine: Paint Me A Poem.

Rowden, Justine PAINT ME A POEM. ISBN 1-59078-289-5. Honesdale, PA: Wordsong, 2005. Unp. $16.95. Paint Me a Poem is a celebration of delightful poems inspired by masterpieces of art. The figurative and playful language about 14 paintings from the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C., will captivate readers. Color reproductions of the artwork accompany each poem and notes about each artist are included. This book would be a great catalyst to inspire young readers and writers to create their own poems in response to visual arts. A must-have picture book for all poetry and art lovers. Ages 6-10. Reviewed by Terre Sychterz, Kutztown University, Kutztown, PA
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Author:Sychters, Terre
Publication:Childhood Education
Article Type:Children's review
Date:Mar 22, 2006
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