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Enormous SMALLNESS : a story of E.E. Cummings

Author: Matthew Burgess; Kris DiGiacomo
Publisher: New York : Enchanted Lion Books, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Enormous Smallness is a nonfiction picture book about the poet E.E. Cummings. Here E.E.'s life is presented in a way that will make children curious about him and will lead them to play with words and ask plenty of questions as well. Lively and informative, the book also presents some of Cummings's most wonderful poems, integrating them seamlessly into the story to give the reader the music of his voice and a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Juvenile works
Lyric poetry
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile poetry
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: E E Cummings; E E Cummings; E E Cummings; E E Cummings
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Matthew Burgess; Kris DiGiacomo
ISBN: 9781592701711 159270171X
OCLC Number: 890179929
Language Note: Text in English.
Awards: Commended for Georgia Children's Book Award (Picture Storybook) 2017
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (some color) ; 30 cm
Responsibility: by Matthew Burgess ; illustrations by Kris Di Giacomo.

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ENORMOUS SMALLNESS,A Story of E.E.Cummings explores this poet in words & images that are just as fresh as his own.  Read more...

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