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Publisher Comments:

Something big is right here!

It is this book of wonderful, funny new poems by lack Prelutsky. If you've read The New Kid on the Block, you have some idea of the treat ahead. And if you haven't, all you have to do is start reading!

Here are four vain and ancient tortoises, a rat of culture, Super Samson Simpson, a meat loaf that defies an ax, five flying hotdogs--and many, many more people, animals, and things that are destined to become part of the lives of everyone who loves to laugh. Say them, chant them, learn them by heart, or just read them--Jack Prelutsky's poems are incomparable.The long-awaited companion to The New Kid on the Block. "A wealth of funny new verse from a favorite poet. Prelutsky's comic muse is at its best here....Another winner."--Kirkus Reviews. "Prelutsky has done it again."--School Library Journal

Synopsis:

Something big is right here!

It is this book of wonderful, funny new poems by lack Prelutsky. If you've read The New Kid on the Block,you have some idea of the treat ahead. And if you haven't, all you have to do is start reading!

Here are four vain and ancient tortoises, a rat of culture, Super Samson Simpson, a meat loaf that defies an ax, five flying hotdogs--and many, many more people, animals, and things that are destined to become part of the lives of everyone who loves to laugh. Say them, chant them, learn them by heart, or just read them--Jack Prelutsky's poems are incomparable.The long-awaited companion to The New Kid on the Block. "A wealth of funny new verse from a favorite poet. Prelutsky's comic muse is at its best here....Another winner."--Kirkus Reviews. "Prelutsky has done it again."--School Library Journal

Synopsis:

The companion to the bestselling The New Kid on the Block contains wonderful, funny new poems that children of all ages will adore. Here are four vain and ancient tortoises, a rat of culture, a meatloaf that defies an ax, five flying hotdogs, and more people, animals, and things that will amuse and delight. Full color.

About the Author

Jack Prelutsky's poetry is recited, laughed over, and memorized by children across the country who love his inventive wordplay and unpredictable rhymes. In 2006, Jack Prelutsky was named the nation's first Children's Poet Laureate. He lives with his wife in Washington State.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780688064341
performance Read:
Stevenson, James
ill.:
Stevenson, James
Illustrator:
Stevenson, James
Author:
Prelutsky, Jack
Author:
Stevenson, James
Author:
by Jack Prelutsky and James Stevenson
Publisher:
Greenwillow Books
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Children's fiction
Subject:
Mysteries, Espionage, & Detective Stories
Subject:
Mystery and detective stories
Subject:
American poetry
Subject:
Poetry - General
Subject:
Children's poetry, American
Subject:
Humorous poetry
Subject:
Sound recordings
Subject:
Talking books.
Subject:
Poetry : General
Subject:
Poetry - Humorous
Subject:
Humorous
Subject:
Children's poetry
Subject:
Poetry
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series:
Scholastic cassettes
Series Volume:
no. 238
Publication Date:
19900908
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
from P to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 0.92 in 17.78 oz
Age Level:
07-UP

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Product details 160 pages Greenwillow Books - English 9780688064341 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Something big is right here!

It is this book of wonderful, funny new poems by lack Prelutsky. If you've read The New Kid on the Block,you have some idea of the treat ahead. And if you haven't, all you have to do is start reading!

Here are four vain and ancient tortoises, a rat of culture, Super Samson Simpson, a meat loaf that defies an ax, five flying hotdogs--and many, many more people, animals, and things that are destined to become part of the lives of everyone who loves to laugh. Say them, chant them, learn them by heart, or just read them--Jack Prelutsky's poems are incomparable.The long-awaited companion to The New Kid on the Block. "A wealth of funny new verse from a favorite poet. Prelutsky's comic muse is at its best here....Another winner."--Kirkus Reviews. "Prelutsky has done it again."--School Library Journal

"Synopsis" by , The companion to the bestselling The New Kid on the Block contains wonderful, funny new poems that children of all ages will adore. Here are four vain and ancient tortoises, a rat of culture, a meatloaf that defies an ax, five flying hotdogs, and more people, animals, and things that will amuse and delight. Full color.
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