Water Sings Blue: Ocean Poems [NOOK Book]

Overview

Come down to the shore with this rich and vivid celebration of the ocean! With watercolors gorgeous enough to wade in by award-winning artist Meilo So and playful, moving poems by Kate Coombs, Water Sings Blue evokes the beauty and power, the depth and mystery, and the endless resonance of the sea.
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Overview

Come down to the shore with this rich and vivid celebration of the ocean! With watercolors gorgeous enough to wade in by award-winning artist Meilo So and playful, moving poems by Kate Coombs, Water Sings Blue evokes the beauty and power, the depth and mystery, and the endless resonance of the sea.
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Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"One of the most beautiful picture books I've seen thus far in 2012" - Seven Impossible Things Before Breakfast

"Humor, interesting language and intriguing imagery" - Kirkus Reviews, Starred Review

"Experience the shore without bring home sand in your shoes." - Library Media Connection, Starred Review

"A trip to the beach anytime readers want to go" - School Library Journal

"A salty breeze seems to spring from the pages" - The Wall Street Journal Best Books of 2012

"A feeling of sweet delicacy pervades the pages of Water Sings Blue " - Wall Street Journal

"This beautifully illustrated volume concentrates on what the poet does best: poetry. An excellent source of verse for reading aloud." - Booklist, Starred Review

"The evocative descriptions and images echo and linger.." - Publishers Weekly, starred review

"Poems with as many moods as the sea itself" - The Horn Book

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781452119564
  • Publisher: Chronicle Books LLC
  • Publication date: 5/18/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: NOOK Kids
  • Pages: 36
  • Sales rank: 873,147
  • Age range: 5 - 8 Years
  • File size: 22 MB
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Meet the Author

Kate Coombs grew up near the Pacific Ocean in Southern California and started collecting shells and writing poems as a child.

Meilo So lives in the Shetland Islands off the coast of Scotland.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 3, 2013

    What beautiful pictures! A must see!!

    The text and pictures are a pleasure to behold. This is something all children should have a chance to enjoy!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 7, 2012

    Blazestorm to seastar

    Dont u think its time for beechqueen and cloudwishs kits to be apprentices?

    0 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 3, 2012

    Deathstat

    Welcome to your new camp. I gave up this territory last month so if you find stale scents of deathlightclan you should know we didnt tresspass.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 9, 2012

    Sweetheart

    Hi

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