||The anthology, And the Crowd Goes Wild: A Global Gathering of Sports Poems, features the work of fifty children’s poets from around the world. From rock climbing to lacrosse, polo to ping-pong, and softball to soccer, this unique anthology pays joyous tribute to a wide spectrum of sports.The collection is co-edited by writers Carol-Ann Hoyte and Heidi Roemer, and contains poems by J. Patrick Lewis, Charles Ghigna, Laura Purdie Salas, Avis Harley, and many others. Look for Cathy’s poem, Rock n’ Rappel, in this book. It’s sure to be a slam dunk for readers ages 8 – 12.
Winner of a 2012 Moonbeam Children's Book Award (Bronze Medal, Children's Poetry)