Synopses & Reviews
This marvelous menagerie of twenty-one poems and paintings will make readers laugh out loud. With mammals ranging from the howling coyote and the wood-chopping beaver to the daring ibex and the speedy tiger, this is a zooful of furry fun like no other!
[star] "Florian has created a zoological garden of delights."
--School Library Journal (starred review)
[star] "Florian once again tickles his readers. . . . Superb . . . although this classes as
a book of poetry, it's equally a book of art."--Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
[star] "Brims with whimsy and fun."--Publishers Weekly (starred review)
This menagerie of 21 poems and paintings features mammals ranging from the howling coyote and the wood-chopping beaver to the daring ibex and the speedy tiger. "Brims with whimsy and fun."--"Publishers Weekly," starred review. Full color.
The bestselling mighty mammal extravaganza now available in paperback!
About the Author
DOUGLAS FLORIAN is the creator of many acclaimed poetry picture books, including lizards, frogs, and polliwogs, a Child Magazine Best Book of the Year; mammalabilia, an ABA's Pick of the Lists; and insectlopedia, a New York Times bestseller, ALA Notable Children's Book, and Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year. He lives with his family in New York City.