In the Land of Words New and Selected Poems by Eloise Greenfield

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ContributionsJan Spivey Gilchrist (Illustrator)
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Number of Pages48
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ISBN 100060289937
ISBN 109780060289935

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Featuring the poems "In the Land of Words," "Books," and "Poem," as well as favorites such as "Nathaniel's Rap" 5/5(3). Eloise Greenfield is the author of over thirty children’s books, many of which use poetry to tell stories about the African-American experience.

Her most recent books include In the Land of Words (Amistad Press, ), Brothers & Sisters (Amistad Press, ), and Honey, I Love and Other Love Poems (HarperCollins, ). In the Land of Words. by Eloise Greenfield.

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