The Barefoot Book of Earth Poems

(formerly The Sun in Me — Poems About the Planet)

edited by Judith Nicholls, illustrated by Beth Krommes
Barefoot Books, 2003, ISBN 13: 978-1841480589, $16.99 hardcover; ISBN 13: 978-1846861611, $12.99 paperback; 40pp.

An international collection of poems for children celebrating our environment from poets such as Grace Nichols, Jean Kenward, John Updike, Charlotte Zolotow, Emily Dickinson, and Sappho.
Grades 3 and up.


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