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.
Arnold Lobel (1933-1987) was the award-winning author and illustrator of many beloved children's books, including the classic I Can Read books about Frog and Toad, and the Caldecott Medal winning Fables.
I had this book long ago and lost it! I love the poem The Ghoul. Awesome book and in great condition! Thanks!Published 1 month ago by patti peterson
When searching amazon for Halloween-related entertainment, I remembered this little lost nugget from my childhood, and was so excited to have found it (and its sequel). Read morePublished 10 months ago by davinci
For those of us who enjoy a little "creepy" now and then (myself, and my older granddkids), this is a fun book.Published 13 months ago by Michele Harris
I loved these poems when I was a kid. We listened to them on a record player. Now I'm going to read them to my son.Published 13 months ago by Shake
Takes me back to my childhood. And now, my kids are able to enjoy these scary poems. They don't make stuff like this anymore. A true classic!Published 18 months ago by Angela Riggs
Always a favorite with the classroom throughout the year. "The Ghoul" was requested often and I enjoyed "growling aloud" in a darkened room while giving my little... Read morePublished 19 months ago by P. Boddy
If you like Edward Gorey, you'll love this. Excellent rhymes, illustrations, easy read. Read the whole thing in one sitting. FunPublished on January 29, 2013 by Thorn Graywolf