I teach a verse-novel unit in my eighth-grade class, and I'm always looking out for those which appeal especially to my young men, since not all of them are ready for Beowulf. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Flight of Stars
How about -5 review!!
Totally inappropriate for middle schoolers. Topics are not suitable for pre-teen maturing kids. Inappropriate topics are glorified.
My son read this book to fulfill the reading requirements for school (one poetry book per quater). He was not thrilled that he had to read a poetry book but ended up liking this... Read morePublished 15 months ago by Amazon Customer
Came quickly for my 7th grader but didn't like the book at all. He needed it for school. It was mostly poetry.Published 18 months ago by Fred
We give this book 4 stars because most of the book is entertaining and amusing. It is about Kevin's baseball life and his poetry life and how they are similar. Read morePublished on May 2, 2012 by Mrs. Angelo's Seventh Grade Reading Group 1
As a teacher and librarian it is always awesome when authors write books that can be used in the classroom. Read morePublished on March 12, 2010 by Darcy Wishard
Shakespeare Bats Cleanup is a short novel written entirely in verse, with a likeable male narrator and a simple but effective premise. Read morePublished on March 8, 2010 by Jenny, Wondrous Reads