Ode To A Commode

Author: Brian P. Cleary
Publisher: Millbrook Press
ISBN: 1467773425
Size: 42.93 MB
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Is that a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's a poem! Concrete poems are shaped like their subjects. They can look like objects, animals, or even people. You won't find many straight lines here! Award-winning author Brian P. Cleary explains how concrete poems work—and uses them to create all sorts of wild wordplay. Ode to a Commode is packed with mind-bending poems to make you puzzle and ponder. And when you've finished reading, you can try your hand at writing your own concrete poems!

Underneath My Bed

Author: Brian P. Cleary
Publisher: Millbrook Press
ISBN: 1512412104
Size: 39.58 MB
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When is a list also a poem? When it's a list poem! List poems can be funny or serious, rhymed or unrhymed. Award-winning author Brian P. Cleary explains how these types of poems work--and shows some of the many ways they can be written. Underneath My Bed is packed with goofy poems on subjects ranging from summer camp to dinosaurs to messy bedrooms. And when you've finished reading, you can try writing your very own list poem!

Rainbow Soup

Author: Brian P. Cleary
Publisher: Carolrhoda Books
ISBN: 9781575055978
Size: 75.22 MB
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An introduction to poetry that uses humorous poems, illustrations, and annotations to clarify terms and explain different types of poems, such as macaronic verse, concrete poems, and limericks.

A Dazzling Display Of Dogs

Author: Betsy Franco
Publisher: Tricycle Press
ISBN: 0307974464
Size: 10.58 MB
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From the award-winning team behind A Curious Collection of Cats comes a new collection of visual poems celebrating all things canine—from obedience school, to backyard break outs, to flatulent Fidos. Whether your best friend is a plucky Jack Russell, an indecisive basset hound, or a poodle with an indiscriminate appetite, you're sure to find this dazzling display doggone delightful.

Bow Tie Pasta

Author: Brian P. Cleary
Publisher: Millbrook Press
ISBN: 1467788511
Size: 29.94 MB
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Acrostic? What kind of stick is that? Actually, it's a poem! Acrostic poems are created from a word or phrase written vertically down the page. Each letter becomes part of a line in the poem, revealing a thought or a clue about the poem's topic. Award-winning author Brian P. Cleary shows how even the wackiest words can make an acrostic poem. Bow-Tie Pasta is packed with acrostics to make you snicker and snort. And when you've finished reading, you can try your hand at writing your own poems!

If It Rains Pancakes

Author: Brian P. Cleary
Publisher: Millbrook Press
ISBN: 146771609X
Size: 15.28 MB
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What is a haiku? It sounds like a sneeze. And isn't a lantern a light source? Actually, they are two types of ancient Japanese poetry. Award-winning author Brian P. Cleary explains how each form works?and shows how these little poems can contain big surprises! If It Rains Pancakes is packed with poems to make you chuckle, puzzle, and ponder. And when you?ve finished reading, you can try your hand at writing your own haiku and lanterns!

I Saw An Invisible Lion Today

Author: Brian P. Cleary
Publisher: Millbrook Press
ISBN: 1467797316
Size: 15.93 MB
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A collection of poems featuring a range of subjects, from grandmothers to muzaloos.

A Spectacular Selection Of Sea Critters

Author: Betsy Franco
Publisher: Millbrook Press
ISBN: 146778849X
Size: 24.70 MB
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What might you see if you swam in the sea? Dive on in to encounter everything from dolphins and octopuses to sea turtles and squirrel fish. This clever book features concrete poems about a spectacular selection of sea critters. The award-winning duo behind A Curious Collection of Cats and A Dazzling Display of Dogs created this collection of twenty-nine visual poems celebrating creatures of the sea. Ocean observers and animal aficionados are sure to find these selections sensational!

Something Sure Smells Around Here

Author: Brian P. Cleary
Publisher: Millbrook Press
ISBN: 1467763020
Size: 27.99 MB
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Question: what do you get when you combine a poem and a joke? Answer: a limerick! These five-line rhyming poems are funny, silly, and sly. Award-winning author Brian P. Cleary explains how limericks work--and shows how these little poems can trigger big laughs. Something Sure Smells Around Here is packed with hilarious poems to make you chuckle and chortle. And when you've finished reading, you can try your hand at writing your own limericks!