<b>My Own Invention</b> - Ten Years of Excellence in Poetry for Children

  • Daniel Hade Pennsylvania State University


Daniel Hade surveys 10 years of the Lee Bennett Hopkins Poetry Award which aims to recognize annually the most outstanding new book of poetry for young people and generally to promote the reading enjoyment of poetry for children.

Author Biography

Daniel Hade, Pennsylvania State University
David Beagley is Lecturer in Children's Literature and Literacy at La Trobe University's Bendigo campus, Victoria, Australia, where he teaches units in Genres, History, Australian and Post-colonial children's literature. He has previously taught in secondary schools, and has been a school and university librarian.