The Barefoot Book of Classic Poems
written by Jackie Morris
illustrated by Jackie Morris
Barefoot Books | ISBN 9781905236565
Hardback – 128 pages
Member’s price: $25.20
An appealing assortment of 74 classic poems that touch on childhood, animals and the natural world, love, war, and the stages of life. Overall, this is a sumptuously packaged collection, with many large, double-paged illustrations. Morris's watercolors on hot-pressed paper are romantic and spirited... its attractive design brings a fresh perspective to these poems and makes them accessible to a wide range of readers.