Love That Dog

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Scholastic, 2001 - Children's poetry - 86 pages
Jack is a young student who comes to love poetry through a personal understanding of what different famous poems mean to him, and he surprises himself by writing his own inspired poem. Written in a series of blank verse poems in journal format. Includes some of the famous poems which Jack's teacher uses to inspire her class.

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Watch a boy learn to love writing poetry. At first he comes across as aloof, retorting that only girls are into poetry. Don't tell anyone I can write, he begs the teacher, Miss Stretchberry. Little by ... Read full review

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I thought this was an excellent book. It is such a unique writing style and very easy to read. It is written as a writing journal that gives us only the student’s (Jack) ideas, answers, and questions ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
8
Section 2
14
Section 3
18
Section 4
27
Section 5
37
Section 6
47
Section 7
51
Section 8
54
Section 11
62
Section 12
70
Section 13
74
Section 14
83
Section 15
85
Section 16
Section 17
Section 18

Section 9
57
Section 10
59
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