Fall 2019

Thanku

Poems of Gratitude

  • Interest Level: Grade 1 - Grade 4   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

This poetry anthology, edited by Miranda Paul, explores a wide range of ways to be grateful (from gratitude for a puppy to gratitude for family to gratitude for the sky) with poems by a diverse group of contributors, including Joseph Bruchac, Margarita Engle, Cynthia Leitich Smith, Naomi Shihab Nye, Charles Waters, and Jane Yolen.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-5415-2363-0
$19.99 $14.99
978-1-5415-6100-7
$29.99 $22.99
Interest Level Grade 1 - Grade 4
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction, Picture Books
Copyright 2019
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Millbrook Press ™
Language English
Number of Pages 40
Publication Date 2019-09-03
BISACS JUV017060, JUV070000
Dewey 811/.60809282
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 9.25 x 11
Guided Reading Level TBD
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Author/Illustrator note, Original artwork, Reviewed, and Teaching Guides

Reviews

Publishers Weekly

“[A] thoughtful resource for poetry students and teachers.”—Publishers Weekly

Booklist

“[T]his attractive and accessible collection should be popular with browsers and useful for creative writing classes.”—Booklist

Kirkus Reviews

“Lovely lyric lessons in appreciating the ordinary.”—Kirkus Reviews

Illustrator: Marlena Myles

Marlena Myles is a Native American graphic designer and fine artist who lives in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Author: Miranda Paul

Miranda Paul is the award-winning author of more than a dozen books for children, including One Plastic Bag and Boston Globe–Horn Book Honoree Nine Months Before a Baby Is Born. Miranda is a founding member of We Need Diverse Books and serves as its mentorship chair. Learn more at mirandapaul.com.

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Thanku

This poetry anthology, edited by Miranda Paul, explores a wide range of ways to be grateful (from gratitude for a puppy to gratitude for family to gratitude for the sky) with poems by a diverse group of contributors, including Joseph Bruchac, Margarita Engle, Cynthia Leitich Smith, Naomi… View available downloads →