Studies have shown that for kids, summer reading helps prevent loss of academic skills–but summer is also a time for reading FUN for kids, teens and adults! Consider adding these poetry collections to your summer reading lists:
Words and books can take us on wonderful adventures and bring us joy! This collection celebrates both and inspires creative wordplay.
My Own True Name
“Interlaced with Mexican phrases and cultural symbols, these powerful selections, representing more than 15 years of work, address bicultural life and the meaning of family…”—Booklist
“Mora weaves a gentle tapestry of poetry that reminds readers to stop rushing and embrace the wonder surrounding them.”—Voice of Youth Advocates