“The Beastie Book” featured on amazon.com

I just checked amazon.com to see how The Beastie Book was doing, and found to my delight that it now has a  “look inside the book” invitation, with sample poems and illustrations. You can check it out here–and be sure to look for the hidden letter “A” in the sample illustration:

http://www.amazon.com/gp/reader/1934860050/ref=si_aps_sup?p=random&ie=UTF8&qid=1292791673#reader_1934860050

So for any of you looking for holiday gifts for the children in your life, these sample pages will give you a good idea of the book. Hope you enjoy them. And Happy Holidays, Merry Christmas, Happy New Year! May the coming year bring you all good things.

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About penhart

I am a poet and writer, published widely in journals and anthologies, and my literary autobiography appears as an extended essay in "Contemporary Authors." My poems have recently appeared in "Rattle" ,"Tiferet," and "U.S. 1 Worksheets". Work has also appeared in "The Valparaiso Poetry Review," and "Umbrella." Recent books include 'One Bowl" (2012); "Recycling Starlight" (2010); and "The Night Marsh" (2008).. Earlier collections include "Along River Road"; "Lizard Light: Poems From the Earth"; and "Buried in the Sky." My illustrated alphabestiary for children, "The Beastie Book," was published in the December, 2009, by Shenanigan Books. I have won three poetry fellowships from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts, as well as awards from the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, the Mary Carolyn Davies Memorial Award from the Poetry Society of America, and the first William O. Douglas Nature Writing Award for my work in the anthology "American Nature Writing 2002." I was invited to be a "featured poet" and read at the 2010 Dodge Poetry Festival, and was awarded a residency / fellowship for January, 2011, at VCCA (Virginia Center for the Creative Arts." I live in the South Jersey shore area, and work as a visiting poet in the schools through programs sponsored by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts and various other agencies. I'm still fairly new at blogging and hope to add more graphics, etc., as I learn more.
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2 Responses to “The Beastie Book” featured on amazon.com

  1. Dear Penny,
    I am so proud about your work.

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