Stardines Swim High Across the Sky and Other Poems by Jack Prelutsky

The poet, author, and indomitable naturalist Jack Prelutsky, having returned safely from far-flung places with an extensive collection of unique creatures that are a blending of the animate and inanimate, has worked in close collaboration with the fine artist Carin Berger, who herself conducted considerable field operations in preparing Mr. Prelutsky’s specimens for exhibition and publication. While many creatures (two dozen species in all) were discovered and recorded and their precise qualities examined, we are presenting sixteen here for the first time and for the enjoyment and education of the general public.

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Sardines Swim High Across the Sky and other poems by Jack Prelutsky

Sardines Swim High Across the Sky by Jack Prelutsky Illustrated by Carin Berger Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction / Poetry Ages 4 to 8, Grades P to 3 Pages: 40 Hardcover 11.25 x 9.25 Date Published: February 26th, 2013 Publisher: Greenwillow Books Following the success of Behold the Bold Umbrellaphant, first Children’s Poet Laureate Jack Prelutsky and New York Times Best Illustrated artist Carin Berger team up once again to create a new collection of silly, strange, and sensational animal poems! Told through couplets and visually arresting shadow boxes, dioramas, and cut-paper collage, Stardines evokes both natural history museum and Tim Burton fantasy. A unique, inspired, humorous picture book ideal for Poetry Month promotions, sharing together, and reading again and again. Sixteen extraordinary imagined creatures inhabit the pages of Jack Prelutsky’s and Carin Berger’s latest collaboration. Jack Prelutsky reinvents many familiar and beloved animals by combining inanimate objects with them (so, for. . .

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It’s Christmas! by Jack Prelutsky (I Can Read!)

It’s Christmas! by Jack Prelutsky Illustrated by Marylin Hafner Genre: Juvenile Fiction / Readers – I Can Read! Level 3 Pages: 48 Paperback Date Published: September 25th, 2012 Publisher: Greenwillow Books Best-selling author Jack Prelutsky’s humorous collection of Christmas poems joins the I Can Read book line These twelve easy-to-read poems treat readers to a funny and festive look at their favorite holiday traditions! An I Can Read Book. Christmas is coming! And from choosing the perfect tree to receiving a gift of underwear from a relative to seeing Santas everywhere you look, these twelve funny, easy-to-read poems celebrate the season with a light touch. Jack Prelutsky, the nation’s first Children’s Poet Laureate, and acclaimed illustrator Marylin Hafner have a way of putting everyone in the holiday spirit. Read on October 02, 2012 — I own a copy As we have started to gather more and more I Can Read,. . .

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