Friday, November 21, 2014

Poetry Friday: On the Wing

Happy Poetry Friday! Take a look at On the Wing by David Elliott and illustrated by Becca Stadtlander. #beautyallaround

The Caribbean Flamingo

an ember
to ignite.

In multitude...
a conflagration!
The sky is set

On the Wing
by David Elliott
illustrated by Becca Stadtlander
Candlewick Press, 2014


Becky Shillington said...

This looks like a beautiful book--thanks so much for sharing! David Elliot is truly a master!

Matt Forrest Esenwine said...

I was just telling David last week that I can't wait to see this one - my 4-yr-old son loves his poetry books! Thanks for sharing.

Michelle Heidenrich Barnes said...

Good choice, Lorie Ann. This is one of my favorites from ON THE WING. Love the ember that becomes a conflagration. And the artwork is amazing as well!