Lemonade Sun by Rebecca Kai Dotlich
And Other Summer Poems

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A collection of poems celebrating summer sights and sounds.

About Rebecca Kai Dotlich

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Poet and picture book author Rebecca Kai Dotlich has written several children's books, including "Grandpa Loves", illustrated by Kathryn Brown; "Over in the Pink House: New Jump-Rope Rhymes", illustrated by Melanie Hall; and "What is Science?", illustrated by Sachiko Yoshikawa. This is her first title in the I Can Read Book line. She lives in Indiana. Jan Spivey Gilchrist illustrated the Coretta Scott King Award Book "Nathaniel Talking", the Coretta Scott King Honor Book "Night on Neighborhood Street", and "Me & Neesie". Most recently, she wrote the Parents' Choice Award Winner "My America", which she co-illustrated with Ashley Bryan. An inductee into the International Literary Hall of Fame for Writers of African Descent, Ms. Gilchrist holds an MFA in writing for children and a doctoral degree in English. She lives near Chicago, Illinois.
Published February 1, 1998 by Wordsong. 32 pages
Genres: Sports & Outdoors, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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She celebrates the small tantalizing creatures--bumblebees and butterflies, ladybugs and fireflies-- and takes year-around pleasures and puts them outside under the sun: a game of jacks, the reading of a book.

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"Realistic oil paintings are flanked by poems about jump rope, dandelions, balloons and fireworks—made appealing by the author's great enthusiasm," noted PW.

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