RT Book, Whole DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 183926404 LA English T1 A river of words : the story of William Carlos Williams A1 Bryant, Jennifer., Sweet, Melissa,, PB Eerdmans Books for Young Readers PP Grand Rapids, Mich. YR 2008 SN 9780802853028 0802853021 AB Willie loved to write-words gave him freedom and peace. But he also knew that he needed to earn a living, so when he grew up he went off to medical school and became a doctor-one of the busiest men in town! Yet he never stopped writing. In this picture book biography of poet William Carlos Williams, Jen Bryant's engaging prose and Melissa Sweet's stunning mixed-media illustrations celebrate the amazing man whose poems about ordinary, everyday things will inspire young readers to create poems of their own. A Junior Literary Guild Selection.