Brothers & Sisters: Family Poems
Brothers and sisters can be dear, can be company, can bring cheer, can start arguments, can make noise, can cause tears, can break toys . . .
Brothers and brothers. Sisters and sisters. Brothers and sisters. Full, half, step, old and young, close in age and far apart. The bond between all siblings is powerful and special. Celebrate the love of brothers and sisters everywhere with award-winning author Eloise Greenfield in this poignant collection of poems for and about families, illustrated by renowned artist Jan Spivey Gilchrist in pen and ink and vibrant watercolor.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Climbing-books - LibraryThing
A good "shared humanity" book, as I like to put it. Allows students to recognize their own sibling relationships and relate to the ones in the poems. A good discussion starter or recommendation for a student that might be having trouble with a sibling. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - bbruskland - LibraryThing
This collection of poems is based off of daily family occurrences that the students would be able to relate to. There are topics such as siblings, parents, grandparents, fighting, growing up, sharing ... Read full review