A River of Words: The Story of William Carlos Williams

A River of Words: The Story of William Carlos Williams

By: Jen Bryant (author)Hardback

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2009 Caldecott Honor BookAn ALA Notable BookA New York Times Best Illustrated Children s BookA Charlotte Zolotow Honor BookNCTE Notable Children s Book When he wrote poems, he felt as free as the Passaic River as it rushed to the falls. Willie s notebooks filled up, one after another. Willie s words gave him freedom and peace, but he also knew he needed to earn a living. So he went off to medical school and became a doctor -- one of the busiest men in town! Yet he never stopped writing poetry. In this picture book biography of William Carlos Williams, Jen Bryant s engaging prose and Melissa Sweet s stunning mixed-media illustrations celebrate the amazing man who found a way to earn a living and to honor his calling to be a poet."

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Product Details

  • publication date: 27/08/2008
  • ISBN13: 9780802853028
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 34
  • ID: 9780802853028
  • weight: 413
  • ISBN10: 0802853021

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