Stock Image

Paint Me A Poem, New poems inspired by art in Tate, Includes 20 inspirational paintings and sculptures

Grace Nicohols

ISBN 10: 071366648X / ISBN 13: 9780713666489
Published by A&C Black, London, 2004
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
From Sabra Books (Naperville, IL, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since April 1, 2015

Quantity Available: 1

About this Item

Some wear along the edges, tips and spine. Some rubbing wear to covers. Bookseller Inventory # 107028

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Paint Me A Poem, New poems inspired by art ...

Publisher: A&C Black, London

Publication Date: 2004

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good

About this title

Synopsis:

This book is a celebration of the ways in which art and writing can influence and inspire each other. In 1999- 2000, Grace Nichols was the first Writer-in-Residence at the Tate. During this time she worked with children from London schools, helping them respond to art by writing poetry. She herself was inspired to write over 25 memorable and perceptive new poems, collected in this book. In addition, Paint Me a Poem contains Grace's highly personal reflections on the paintings and sculptures, as well as fascinating insights into the inspirations for the paintings, written by Colin Grigg, Head of Young People's programmes at Tate. Included towards the back of the book are many lively activities designed to inspire children to write their own poetry and to have fun with language.

About the Author:

Grace Nichols is one of Britain's most highly-acclaimed poets. Born in Guyana, she moved to England in 1977. She has won many prizes, including the Commonwealth Writers' Prize. Her A & C Black titles include Come on into My Tropical Garden and Give Yourself a Hug.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

Sabra Books was established in 2013. We offer books from a variety of categories including but not limited to History, Religion, Children¿s Books and Science. We strive for accurate description of the books we sell and a superb customer service. If you have a specific question regarding one of our items please send us an e-mail prior to purchasing and we will respond to your inquiry within 1-2 business days. We always buy collections, libraries, and major non-fiction accumulations of salable books. Contact the owner: Noah Pinko at (630)723-7492. Sabra Books Illinois P.O. Box 9319 Naperville, IL 60567 Books which are not put for sale donated to various charity organizations. We hope you will get good use of your purchase and that this has been an excellent experience for you. If you have any questions or problems, please do not hesitate to contact us. Your satisfaction is essential to our success as an online bookseller. Reading a book you hold in your hands is one of the greatest pleasures in life. I have passion for books! Thank you so much for ordering from Sabra Books.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

WE DON'T ACCEPT PAYPAL. All sales are in U.S. Currency. For shipping domestic orders (including territories and APO/FPO) we use U.S. Postal Service Media Mail/Book Rate (S&H): $ 3.90 for the 1st book, thereafter $1.50/book (please be aware that Media Mail is the slowest method provided by the USPS and shipments can take up to 4 or 5 weeks (usually however within 7 working days). For International orders: we ship First class Package International - actual shipping costs plus $2.00 handling for 1s...

More Information
Shipping Terms:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 1.0 LBS. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required. Orders from Hawai require additional shipping charges in order to meet the 7-14 business days deadline / Hawai orders will take 21-36 days to arrive with free shipping.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express