Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

March 2015

$9.99 AU

120p pb

ISBN: 978-0544439313

fp March 2013

Gone Fishing: a novel in verse

Tamera Will Wissinger

illustrated  by Matthew Cordell

from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt...

Nine-year-old Sam loves fishing with his dad. So when his pesky little sister, Lucy, horns in on their fishing trip, he’s none too pleased. All ends well in this winsome book of poems—each labeled with its proper poetic form. Together the poems build a dawn-to-dusk story of a father-son bond, of sibling harmony lost and found—and, most of all, of delicious anticipation. Charming line drawings animate the poetry with humor and drama, and the extensive Poet’s Tackle Box at the end makes this the perfect primer to hook aspiring poets of all ages.

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