Greenwillow Books, Hardcover, 9780060292676, 48pp.
Publication Date: April 1, 2002
What do you like about summer?Mountain hikes?
Ice cream cones?
What do you not like about summer?Blackouts?
However you answered, Douglas Florian will convince you that summer is great. His poems and pictures add up to the best vacation imaginable -- and it is one you can have at any time of the year. A companion volume to the highly praised Winter Eyes,Summersaults proves that Douglas Florian is a poet for all seasons.
Douglas Florian's books for children include A Pig Is Big, as well as the poetry collections Beast Feast; Lizards, Frogs, and Polliwogs; In the Swim; and Mammalabilia. Mr. Florian lives with his family in New York City.