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Cool melons--turn to frogs!: the life and poems of Issa

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Lee & Low Books,
Pub. Date:
1st ed.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 4.4 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 860L
Haiku poetry is among the most popular forms of verse taught to children everywhere and for hundreds of years Japanese children have been introduced to haiku through the work of Kobayashi Yataro, known as Issa. Stunningly illustrated in full colour, this gorgeous book introduces the story of this revered haiku master to children and presents a special selection of his best-loved poems. An inspirational book for readers young and old about poetry, nature and life. Ages 5 plus.
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Level 4.4, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 860L
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Grouping Title cool melons turn to frogs the life and poems of issa
Grouping Author gollub matthew
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-07-28 04:24:37AM
Last Indexed 2018-08-18 04:33:11AM

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subject_facet Haiku, Kobayashi, Issa, -- 1763-1827, Poets, Japanese
title_display Cool melons--turn to frogs! : the life and poems of Issa
title_full Cool melons--turn to frogs! : the life and poems of Issa / Story and Haiku translations by Matthew Gollub ; illustrations by Kazuko Stone ; calligraphy by Keiko Smith
title_short Cool melons--turn to frogs! :
title_sub the life and poems of Issa
topic_facet Haiku, Kobayashi, Issa, Poets, Japanese