Woody Guthrie: Poet of the People
By Bonnie Christensen
Recommended Ages: 8+
This wonderfully illustrated book celebrates the life of Woody Guthrie as a traveling singer, songwriter, and poet. Bonnie's woodcut-style illustrations inspire the imagination as the lyrical text takes you through the life of Woody, from his days in Okemah, to traveling to California, to landing in New York and settling in Coney Island. Woven throughout the illustrations are the words to This Land is Your Land.
8.5" x 11". Alfred A. Knopf. Paperback. 31 pgs. 2001.