Verses for Mom's Heart by Steven Layne, Gail Klinger
This illustrated collection of poems from a childï¿½s viewpoint includes poignant examples of the countless ways a mother supports and encourages, celebrates and comforts. ï¿½My Motherï¿½s Love,ï¿½ ï¿½Mom Deserves a Medal,ï¿½ and ï¿½Mommaï¿½s Boyï¿½ are some of the 19 verses that illuminate the various roles a mother plays. The volume is a generous gift of love for a mother anytime of the year.
STEVEN L. LAYNE is a professor at Judson University in Elgin, Illinois, where he also serves as director of the Master of Education in Literacy program. His work has been recognized by organizations such as USA Today, the Milken Family Foundation, and the Illinois Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development.