Enormous Smallness: The Story of E. E. Cummings

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Enormous Smallness: The Story of E. E. Cummings

by Matthew Burgess

Illustrations by Kris Di Giacomo

First Release:

June 2015

ISBN: 9781592701711

As a child, Edward Estlin Cummings “loved words. What words say and . . . the way they hum, buzz, pop, and swish.” As an adult, he became “one of the most beloved poets in America.” Chronology. Poems featured in the book. Full-color illustrations.

  • ISBN: 9781592701711
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Enchanted Lion
    Page Count: 64
    Trim Size: 8 1/4" x 11 1/2"
    Dewey Classification: 811
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 5.2, Points: 0.5
    Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 7.6, Points: 3
    Lexile: Level: 970L
    Awards & Honors: The Washington Posts Best Children’s Books of 2015, Nonfiction
    Booklist Best Picture Books of 2015
    Booklist Lasting Connections, 2015
    ALA Notable Books for Children 2016, Middle Readers
    2016 CCBC Choices–The Arts
    Triple Crown National Book Award 2016-2017
    Children’s Literature Assembly, 2016 Notable Children’s Books in the English Language Arts
    Children’s Book Committee Bank Street College of Education Best Children’s Books of 2016, Biography and Memoir
    Genre: Nonfic
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