Nancy Keane's Booktalks -- Quick and Simple

Bryant, Jennifer.
Grand Rapids, MI : Eerdmans Books for Young Readers, 2006.
IL K-3, RL 2.9
ISBN 0802852424
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Jonathan is so excited about going to the zoo today.  He has seen an advertisement for a new lizard exhibit that he is anxious to see.  On the bus ride, he notices a lady dressed all in black.  The lady is writing in a notebook.  At the zoo, Jonathan meets the lady again and finds out that she is a poet.  What do poets do?  How do they figure out what to write?  Jonathan learns a lot from Marianne that day.
SUBJECTS:     Poetry -- Fiction.
                        Zoo animals -- Fiction.
                        Zoos -- Fiction.
                        Moore, Marianne, 1887-1972 -- Fiction.

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