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Who Ordered the Jumbo Shrimp?: And Other Oxymorons (Sunburst Books)

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Whether we are pretty ugly or terribly cute, weve all faced a minor catastrophe, made an original copy, or taken a calculated risk. And there are those of us who have turned up missing (sometimes accidentally on purpose).Good grief! These are oxymorons, common expressions made up of two completely contradictory words or elements.Jon Agee follows up his critically acclaimed palindrome books with a collection of over fifty of these strangely familiar phrases, each accompanied by a seriously hilarious illustration. Children and adults alike will be awfully amused by this small masterpiecedestined to be an instant classic

Synopsis:

Jon Agee follows up his critically acclaimed palindrome books with a collection of more than 50 strangely familiar phrases (pretty ugly and terribly cute, for example), each accompanied by a seriously hilarious illustration.

Synopsis:

Jon Agee is the author and illustrator of picture books, three collections of palindromes, and a book of anagrams. He lives in New York City. Black-and-white illustrations though

About the Author

Jon Agee has written and illustrated five previous books of wordplay, including Who Ordered the Jumbo Shrimp? and Other Oxymorons. He lives in New York City.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780374483722
Subtitle:
and Other Oxymorons
Author:
Agee, Jon
Publisher:
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
Location:
U.S.
Subject:
General
Subject:
Humor - General
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Humor / Jokes
Subject:
Oxymoron.
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Humor : General
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Sunburst
Series:
Sunburst Books
Series Volume:
no. 96-405
Publication Date:
20020401
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Black-and-white pictures throughout
Pages:
80
Dimensions:
5.64 x 7.88 x 0.28 in
Age Level:
04-08

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Who Ordered the Jumbo Shrimp?: And Other Oxymorons (Sunburst Books)
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"Synopsis" by , Jon Agee follows up his critically acclaimed palindrome books with a collection of more than 50 strangely familiar phrases (pretty ugly and terribly cute, for example), each accompanied by a seriously hilarious illustration.
"Synopsis" by , Jon Agee is the author and illustrator of picture books, three collections of palindromes, and a book of anagrams. He lives in New York City. Black-and-white illustrations though
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