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A hippopotamusn"t and other animal poems

J. Patrick Lewis

A hippopotamusn"t and other animal poems

by J. Patrick Lewis

  • 91 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Penguin Books USA in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animals -- Juvenile poetry,
  • Children"s poetry, American

  • About the Edition

    More than thirty mostly humorous poems about a variety of animals.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby J. Patrick Lewis ; pictures by Victoria Chess.
    ContributionsChess, Victoria.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15383516M
    ISBN 100140552731
    LC Control Number87024579
    OCLC/WorldCa30721796

    This is a book of different poems about different animals from cats, to flamingos, to hippos. Each poem is different and not connected. A fun book to read a couple of poems out of but not the whole thing. I would use this in the classroom as an example of poetry/5(11). This is Jack Prelutsky's first book of poetry. It has a bunch of silly and fun poems about animals. The poems are fun to read and a lot of them put a smile on my face. Enjoyable poetry book and a nice first book by this wonderful author of poetry.4/5(3).

      - Buy A Hippopotamusn't book online at best prices in India on Read A Hippopotamusn't book reviews & author details and Author: J. Patrick Lewis. Title: Pug: And Other Animal Poems Author: Valerie Worth Illustrator: Steve Jenkins Genre: Poetry Theme(s): Animals Opening line/sentence: Nearly a myth, his shady mask, his flickering feet, his fiery tail; streaking the dark like a fabulous comet - famous, but seldom seen. Brief Book Summary: This is a book full of every page turn, there is a new poem about an animal - such as a /5(61).

    Lewis and Chess invites you to a dramatically and witty drawings of animal bestiary kingdom will take the spirit, sly and clumsy poems of A hippopotamusn't and other animal verses in this unique and grinned delighted fun with the scholastic printing. Former Children’s Poet Laureate J. Patrick Lewis grew up in Gary, Indiana and earned a BA at Saint Joseph’s College, an MA at Indiana University, and a PhD in economics at the Ohio State University. Lewis taught in the department of Business, Accounting and Economics at Otterbein College in Westerville, Ohio until when he became a full-time is the author of more than


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