Gnomes and Ungnomes: Poems of Hidden Creatures


The Writers’ Loft authors and illustrators have done it again! Their third illustrated poetry anthology for children features mythological creatures from around the world—from the nightmare eating Baku of Japan to the primordial Ziz from the Ancient Near East! Through the lens of 109 authors and illustrators, this 86-page anthology crisscrosses the globe to bring all manner of hidden creatures to light. For even more fun, the illustrators have hidden a gnome on every spread. Can you find them all? With more than 13 different types of poems, this anthology is an excellent resource for teachers, librarians, and caregivers. Published by The Writer’s Loft Press. REVIEWS: Amazon customer says, “There’s something in here for everyone. This book is fun but also educational! It would be an asset to any elementary classroom or home library. Kids will learn about mythological creatures from around the world and also about different kinds of poems.” Purchase this book here: Gnomes and Ungnomes: Poems of Hidden Creatures

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