Give Her the River: A Father's Wish for His Daughter
Michael Dennis Browne. Atheneum Books, $15.95 (40pp) ISBN 978-0-689-84326-6
Touching paintings of a girl and her father accompany the poetry of Give Her the River: A Father's Wish for His Daughter by Michael Dennis Browne, illus. by Wendell Minor. The poem relates the narrator's desire to impart every aspect of the river to his progeny: ""Give her the way the willows lean, how they sway in the green of their dreams.""
Reviewed on: 04/01/2004