The Mistakes That Made Us: Confessions from Twenty Poets (Hardcover)

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Scoring a goal against your own team. Copying a classmate's schoolwork. Accepting a dare to jump down the stairs . . . and getting hurt.

This engrossing poetry anthology explores making mistakes and learning from them. Twenty brave poets--Linda Sue Park, Margarita Engle, Allan Wolf, David Elliott, Matt Forrest Esenwine, Lacresha Berry, George Ella Lyon, Jaime Adoff, Vikram Madan, Kim Rogers, Douglas Florian, Tabatha Yeatts, Jorge Argueta, Jane Yolen, Charles Waters, JaNay Brown-Wood, Irene Latham, April Halprin Wayland, Darren Sardelli, and Naomi Shihab Nye--share real-life mistakes they made as young people . . . and what happened next. Edited by Irene Latham and Charles Waters, with brilliantly evocative illustrations by Merc L pez, this is a book for all who are growing and discovering and still figuring out who we are. (Which is to say . . . all of us )

Product Details
ISBN: 9781728492100
ISBN-10: 1728492106
Publisher: Carolrhoda Books (R)
Publication Date: October 1st, 2024
Pages: 40
Language: English