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The lost spells

Author: Robert Macfarlane; Jackie Morris
Publisher: Toronto : House of Anansi Press Inc., 2020. ©2020
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Since its publication in 2017, The Lost Words has enchanted readers with its poetry and illustrations of the natural world. Now, The Lost Spells, a book kindred in spirit and tone, continues to re-wild the lives of children and adults. The Lost Spells evokes the wonder of everyday nature, conjuring up red foxes, birch trees, jackdaws, and more in poems and illustrations that flow between the pages and into readers'  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Illustrated works
Poetry
Nature poetry
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Macfarlane; Jackie Morris
ISBN: 9781487007799 1487007795
OCLC Number: 1139304105
Notes: Illustrated by Jackie Morris.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 19 cm
Responsibility: Robert Macfarlane, Jackie Morris.

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"Since its publication in 2017, The Lost Words has enchanted readers with its poetry and illustrations of the natural world. Now, The Lost Spells, a book kindred in spirit and tone, continues to re-wild the lives of children and adults. The Lost Spells evokes the wonder of everyday nature, conjuring up red foxes, birch trees, jackdaws, and more in poems and illustrations that flow between the pages and into readers' minds. Robert Macfarlane's spell-poems and Jackie Morris's watercolor illustrations are musical and magical: these are summoning spells, words of recollection, charms of protection. To read The Lost Spells is to see anew the natural world within our grasp and to be reminded of what happens when we allow it to slip away."--

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