Ordinary Things

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Ordinary Things: Poems From a Walk in Early Spring
AuthorRalph Fletcher
IllustratorWalter Lyon Krudop
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
PublisherAtheneum
Publication date
1997-04-01
Media typePrint (Hardcover)
Pages48
ISBN978-0689810350
OCLC34244644

Ordinary Things: Poems From a Walk in Early Spring is a young adult book of poetry by Ralph Fletcher, with drawings by Walter Lyon Krudop. It was first published in 1997.

The book is a collection of 33 poems divided into three sections titled "Walking", "Into the Woods" and "Looping Back". The reader is taken on a walk along a road, through the woods, over a stream and back.

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  • Dillon, Brooke Selby (November/Dececember 1997). "Reviews: Poetry". Book Report Vol. 16 (Issue 3): p43. ISSN 0731-4388. 
  • Morgan, Karen (April 15, 1997). "Books for youth: Books for middle readers". Booklist Vol. 93 (Issue 16): p1421. 
  • DeLong, Janice A.; Schwedt, Rachel E. (2002). Young adult poetry: a survey and theme guide. Westport, Conn: Greenwood Press. pp. p20–21. ISBN 0-313-31336-9.CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors list (link) CS1 maint: Extra text (link)

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