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Blackout Poem-The Night Gardener

EVEN BIGGER UPDATE! I just met, shook hands and bragged to Jonathan about the awesome jobs my kiddos are doing with his novel! So... BIG UPDATE: I tweeted the author of The Night Gardener, JONATHAN AUXIER , and he just responded to my tweet! Aaaahh! @JonathanAuxier You just made my day! :) Thank you so much for your validation for us #librarians ! #txlchat #txla15 #awesome Best wishes! — awakenlibrarian (@awakenlibrarian) April 8, 2015 In my continued celebration of Poetry Month, I created a little "How-to" video on creating a BLACKOUT POEM! They're extremely simple to do and I hope you enjoy. Here are some still shots of the pages from the video: BTW, I used the book called The Night Gardener in the video. Check out the book cover, author interview and Texas Bluebonnet trailer: