Gone Fishing: A Novel in Verse

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Gone Fishing: A Novel in Verse

by Tamera Will Wissinger

Illustrations by Matthew Cordell

First Release:

May 2013

ISBN: 9780547820118

“Ninety-four / Worms galore. / Set our bucket near the door. / Next day. / No delay. / Look out, fish — we’re on our way!” Sam, Dad, and little sister Lucy go fishing. Explanation of poetry techniques and forms. Bibliography. Black-and-white illustrations done with pen and ink and watercolor.

  • ISBN: 9780547820118
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Houghton Mifflin
    Page Count: 128
    Trim Size: 6" x 8 1/2"
    Dewey Classification: Fic
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 2.6, Points: 0.5
    Lexile: Level: NP
    Awards & Honors: 2017-2018 Triple Crown Gallery Award Honor
    ALA 2014 Notable Children’s Books, Middle Readers
    2014 IRA Teachers’ Choices, Advanced Readers
    William Allen White Children#8217;s Book Awards 2015–2016 Master List
    Genre: Fic
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