The lively poems and illustrations in Don't Be So Persnickety arise out of a love of language and sound. This book of poems and riddles will steal the hearts of kids. They sing with an excitement about the real things kids feel and do.
The book is illustrated by gifted teacher Woody (Frank) Woodcock who also illustrated Lee's bestselling Hockey Player Sonnets.
|Publisher:||Black Moss Press|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.20(d)|
|Age Range:||1 Year|
About the Author
Born and raised in Southwestern Ontario, near Highgate, John was supposed to be the 5th generation John to take over the family farm. He abandoned this legacy to become a poet. John has published over 50 books and his work has appeared internationally in over 500 publications. He is the poet laureate of Norfolk Country and Brantford, Ontario and he has won 70 awards, including Black Moss Press' inaugural Souwesto Award. He is the only two-time recipient of the People's Poetry Award. John currently lives in Port Dover, Ontario where he works as a full time author.