Twist: Yoga Poems

Twist: Yoga Poems


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Come explore yoga in a new way with TWIST,
a collection of sixteen original poems sure to inspire even the youngest yogi! Feel the damp soil beneath you as Cobra, and grab hold of a star as Half-Moon. From Low Crow to Eagle and from Triangle to Tree, yoga comes alive with Janet S. Wong's artful creativity. Add vibrant illustrations by Julie Paschkis, and each pose is no longer simply a stretching position, but a picture and a story that will exercise the imagination as well as the body.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780689873942
Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books
Publication date: 02/27/2007
Pages: 40
Sales rank: 533,558
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 7 - 10 Years

About the Author

Janet S. Wong is the author of more than a dozen picture books and poetry collections. Her work includes Night Garden: Poems from the World of Dreams, a New York Times Best Illustrated Book, and Knock on Wood: Poems About Superstitions, both illustrated by Julie Paschkis, as well as Grump, a Charlotte Zolotow Award Highly Commended Book, illustrated by John Wallace. Janet lives with her family in Medina, Washington.

Julie Paschkis is a painter and award-winning illustrator of many children’s books, including Flutter and Hum / Aleto y Zumbido, P. Zonka Lays an Egg, and Apple Cake: A Love Story. A love of pattern and of folk art shows in all her work. She lives in Seattle, Washington. Visit her online at

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MalissaLojszczyk on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
This collection of poems is inspired by yoga poses. Each poem is accompanied by colorful illustrations of children doing the yoga pose that inspired it. The language of the poetry is very calming and peaceful.