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Amy Ludwig VanDerwater

Biography

Amy Ludwig VanDerwater

Amy Ludwig VanDerwater is a poet whose work has appeared in several magazines and children. FOREST HAS A SONG is her first book.
 
A writing teacher and journalist as well as a poet, Amy has a master of arts in curriculum and teaching from Teachers College, Columbia University. She taught fifth grade and directed a summer writing program for many years. She currently works in schools throughout the United States, teaching teachers about writing workshops, studying literature and conferring with students. She lives on a farm in Holland, New York, with her husband, their three children, lots of animals and plenty of books.  

Amy Ludwig VanDerwater

Books by Amy Ludwig VanDerwater

Written by Amy Ludwig VanDerwater with illustrations by Dylan Metrano - Animals , Children's 3-5, Nature
Young readers are fascinated with birds in their world. Every Day Birds helps children identify and learn about common birds. After reading EVERY DAY BIRDS, families can look out their windows with curiosity --- recognizing birds and nests and celebrating the beauty of these creatures! EVERY DAY BIRDS focuses on twenty North American birds, with a poem and descriptions written by Amy Ludwig VanDerwater and beautiful paper-cuttings by first-time picture book illustrator Dylan Metrano. Interesting facts about each bird are featured in the back of the book.