Marc Brown, author and illustrator of the popular Arthur series, uses colored-pencil illustrations and borders to unify the poems, helping to create a pleasing, lively collection to carry children from their preschool years into the early elementary grades. As Jim Trelease tells us in his introduction to the book, "Unlike the toys we buy our children, poems cannot break." (Ages 2 to 7)
As a retired elementary school librarian I highly recommend this selection of poems for young children and the illustrations are delightful. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Lorrie Oberhardt
Very Cute book. Front cover of book was different, but that doesn't really matter, the rhymes & pictures inside are really cute. My 3.5 month old loves it so far.Published 2 months ago by Cyndi D.
I ordered the hardcover version. It looked perfect, but discovered the spine was completely torn away from the back cover. Completely.
Top to bottom. Returned it. Read more
We just haven't gotten into this book like we have with the traditional nursery rhymes.Published 4 months ago by JH
All children should have many Prelutsky books in their library. Great for rhyming and giggles. My boys absolutely LOVE him.Published 4 months ago by NSM
This item was an excellent value for the price. The Seller provided quick shipment of the productPublished 5 months ago by Deborah Fox