Amazing Places

People, Identity & Culture
Author(s):
Lee Bennett Hopkins (Compiler)
Illustrator(s):
Chris Soentpiet, Christy Hale
Age Group:
7-10
Publisher:
Lee & Low Books
ISBN:
978-1600606533
Year:
People, Identity & Culture

This collection of original poems brings together fourteen selections that celebrate through poetic imagery some of the amazingly diverse people and places in our nation. The poems as a whole take readers on an exciting multiethnic travelogue around the United States and encourage a positive appreciation of our country’s historical, environmental and cultural heritage. The inspiring and insightful poems were created by some of the best-known authors writing for children.

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