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African Acrostics

A Word in Edgeways

Harley, Avis

(Book - 2009)
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
African Acrostics
A collection of poems featuring acrostics, which is a popular poetic form in which a name or phrase can be found by reading certain letters in the poems downward. Most of the animals like the lions, zebras, crocodiles, hippos, leopards, and elephants are from Namibia.
Publisher: Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2009
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780763636210
Branch Call Number: J 811 Harley
Characteristics: [38] p. : col. ill. ; 23 x 27 cm.
Additional Contributors: Noyes, Deborah Illustrator


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The stunning photography and clever poems in Avis Harley's African Acrostics make this a beautiful read aloud.

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love the way the words are used by Michael


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