book cover of Peacock


And Other Poems
A collection of poems by

By the author of the Small Poems booksThis new collection by Valerie Worth, conceived before her death, is sure to delight readers who know her celebrated Small Poems books, and will serve as a wonderful introduction for those first encountering her enchanting free verse. Accompanied by Natalie Babbitts fine pencil drawings, Peacock is joined by twenty-six other elegant poems by Worth about things as various as pandas and steam engines and icicles, in which, like her earlier work, she find[s] in ordinary things Blakes universe in a grain of sand (Booklist).

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Hardback Editions

March 2002 : USA Hardback

Title: Peacock and Other Poems
Author(s): Valerie Worth
ISBN: 0-374-35766-8 / 978-0-374-35766-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
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