Swing Around the Sun

By Barbara Juster Esbensen
Illustrated by Cheng-Khee Chee, Stephen Gammell, Mary GrandPré, Janice Lee Porter

Sure to captivate readers of all ages, this powerful combination of poetry and artwork will bring each season to life--year after year.

Four renowned children's book artists--Cheng-Khee Chee, illustrator of Old Turtle; Janice Lee Porter, illustrator of Hope; Mary GrandPre, illustrator of the U.S. editions of the Harry Potter series; and Stephen Gammell, winner of the Caldecott Medal for Song and Dance Man--join to depict the beauty of the four seasons in this new edition of the poetry collection Swing around the Sun, originally published in 1965 by Barbara Juster Esbensen.

About the author

Barbara Juster Esbensen is the author of nineteen books, including seven collections of poetry. Her award-winning nature books and retellings of Native American legends have been honored by the NSTA and the NCSS/CBC as outstanding trade books in science and social studies. In 1994, she received the NCTE Award for Excellence in Poetry For Children --a lifetime achievement award.

ISBN: 9780876141434
Imprint: Carolrhoda Books – Lerner Publishing Group
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: December 1, 2002
Dimensions: 248 x 248mm, 48pp
Stock Status: Out of Print
Australian RRP: $27.99
New Zealand RRP: $29.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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