Jack Prelutsky is the best-selling author of more than fifty books of poetry, including The New Kid on the Block, illustrated by James Stevenson, and Stardines Swim High Across the Sky, illustrated by Carin Berger. Jack Prelutsky lives in Washington State.
James Stevenson is an op-ed contributor to the New York Times. His popular column, "Lost and Found New York," has appeared regularly in the newspaper since 2003. He was on the staff of The New Yorker for more than three decades; his work includes 2,000 cartoons and 80 covers, as well as reporting and fiction. He is also the author and illustrator of over 100 children's books. He lives in Connecticut.
My 5 year old son loves these creative poems. He has memorized a few of his favorites. I would highly recommend this book to anyone with a child.Published 8 months ago by Jenny Denne
This book offers some enjoyable alternative poetry examples. Good for encouraging young people to explore writing. Very helpful and enjoyable.Published on November 23, 2012 by Yum Tum-ite
I am happy with my order. The books are new and perfect. I am ready to give them as x-mas gifts. Thanks.Published on November 23, 2011 by chi nguyen
My granddaughter just loves this book.
She was thrilled when she received it.
She is six years old and started reading it and could not put it down.
My son had to choose a poetry book to read for school. We chose "My Dog May Be a Genius" and he loved it. Read morePublished on November 13, 2009 by A. Fox
What a great book for a kid! It's all written in verse but so much fun, and a good introduction to poetry.Published on February 22, 2009 by G. Dunshee