The new kid on the block: poems

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Greenwillow Books,
Pub. Date:
c1984.
Language:
English
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Open this book to any page to begin your exploration. Here are poems about things that you may never have thought about before. You'll be introduced to jellyfish stew, a bouncing mouse, a ridiculous dog, and a boneless chicken. You'll learn why you shouldn't argue with a shark, eat a dinosaur, or have an alligator for a pet. You'll meet the world's worst singer and the greatest video game player in history. You'll even find an invitation to a dragon's birthday party....Your friends are invited too.

Over 100 hilarious poems about strange creatures and people--from jellyfish stew to a bouncing mouse, and a boneless chicken. "The illustrations bring the frivolity to a fever pitch."--School Library Journal. Index.
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subject_facet American poetry -- Juvenile
Children's poetry, American
Humorous poetry -- Juvenile
Rebecca Caudill Young Readers' nominee book, 1989
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Humorous poetry