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Beast Feast

by Douglas Florian

In this hilarious collection of twenty-one original animal poems and paintings, the animals are out in all their finned, furry, and feathered glory. From lobsters to rheas to fireflies, kiwis to camels to chameleons, there's a beast for everyone to love!

Bow Wow Meow Meow

by Douglas Florian

It's rhyming cats and dogs in Douglas Florian's furrr-ocious collection of twenty-one original poems and paintings about our favorite animal friends. From barking Chihuahuas and pointing pointers to leaping leopards and purring Persians, here is a canine and feline compendium certain to haveeveryonebarking for joy.

Bow Wow Meow Meow: It's Rhyming Cats and Dogs

by Douglas Florian

From the Book Jacket: It's rhyming cats and dogs in Douglas Florian's fur-ocous collection of twenty-one of original poems and paintings about our favorite animal friends. From the barking Chihuahuas and pointing pointers to leaping leopards and purring Persians, here us a canine and feline compendium certain to have everyone barking for joy.

Comets, Stars, the Moon, and Mars

by Douglas Florian

Blast off with Douglas Florian's new high-flying compendium, which features twenty whimsical poems about space. From the moon to the stars, from the Earth to Mars, here is an exuberant celebration of our celestial surroundings that's certain to become a universal favorite among aspiring astronomers everywhere. Includes die-cut pages and a glossary of space terms.

Guys Read: True Stories

by Jim Murphy Jon Scieszka Douglas Florian Sy Montgomery Candace Fleming Elizabeth Partridge Nathan Hale Thanhha Lai Steve Sheinkin James Sturm T. Edward Nickens

Jon Scieszka's Guys Read anthology series for tweens turns to nonfiction in its fifth volume, True Stories. The fifth installment in the Guys Read Library of Great Reading features ten stories that are 100% amazing, 100% adventurous, 100% unbelievable--and 100% true. A star-studded group of award-winning nonfiction authors and journalists provides something for every reader, all aligned with the Common Core State Standards. Compiled and edited by real-life literature legend Jon Scieszka, Guys Read: True Stories is a mind-blowing collection of essays, biographies, how-to guides, and more, all proving that the truth is most definitely out there.Supports the Common Core State Standards

Handsprings: Poems and Paintings

by Douglas Florian

Ages 5 up WHAT DO YOU LIKE ABOUT SPRING? Longer days? Blooming flowers? April Fools'? Cool spring showers? WHAT DO YOU NOT LIKE ABOUT SPRING? Spring-cleaning? Insect swarms? Mud, mud, mud? Thunderstorms? This collection of poems and paintings captures the freshness and promise of spring, whether it comes in like a lion or a lamb. A companion to the highly praised Winter Eyes, Summersaults, and Autumnblings, Handsprings completes Douglas Florian's season celebration.

In the Swim: Poems and Paintings

by Douglas Florian

Children will delight in the playful, witty language of twenty-one lively poems while they learn about their ocean and freshwater friends. From toothy piranhas and regal rays to itty-bitty tetras and somersaulting salmon, here is an aquarium full of fun for readers--and swimmers--of all ages. "This one, like the rainbow trout on the penultimate page, is definitely 'Divine!/Delish!'"--School Library Journal

Insectlopedia

by Douglas Florian

From swooping butterflies and twirling beetles to marching army ants and feasting mosquitoes, here is one fest infestation you'll welcome into your home.

Lizards, Frogs, and Polliwogs

by Douglas Florian

From transparent glass frogs and ravenous rattlesnakes to sticky geckos and stressed-out skinks, this slithery spectacle showcases once again Douglas Florian's incomparable skill for making poetry informative, fun--and irresistible!

Lizards, Frogs, and Polliwogs

by Douglas Florian

From transparent glass frogs and ravenous rattlesnakes to sticky geckos and stressed-out skinks, this slithery spectacle showcases once again Douglas Florian's incomparable skill for making poetry informative, fun--and irresistible!

Poem Depot

by Douglas Florian

In the vein of Shel Silverstein and Jack Prelutsky, this illustrated book of humorous poems will guarantee giggles Artist, poet, and award-winning author Douglas Florian successfully captures the comedy of kids' everyday lives with this jam-packed volume of 170 nonsense poems. Meander through the different aisles--such as "Jests & Jives" or "Tons of Puns"--to find everything from laugh-out-loud limericks to frenetic free verse. With Florian's eccentric wit and off-the-wall drawings, this one-stop funny poetry shop is perfect for fans of Where the Sidewalk Ends.

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