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GONE FISHING: A NOVEL IN VERSE by Tamera Will Wissinger, illustrated by Matthew Cordell

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HOOK LINE AND SINGING STINKER

Poem stories swish.

Brother, sister, father, fish.

Trip for two turns three.

 

Nitty Gritty:

Middle grade / children’s

Verse novel

Realistic fiction

Shifting POV (most poems from main character Sam perspective, others with sister Lucy, Dad

Themes: fishing, family, gentle sibling rivalry

Poetic form definitions and explanations at end of book