lizards, frogs, and polliwogs
By Douglas Florian
(Harcourt Children's Books, Hardcover, 9780152025915, 56pp.)
Publication Date: April 2001
Other Editions of This Title: Paperback
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Toadally hilarious reptile and amphibian poems.
Hop on in to Douglas Florian's new collection of twenty-one original poems and paintings. From transparent glass frogs and ravenous rattlesnakes to sticky geckos and stressed-out skinks, this slithery spectacle showcases once again a master's incomparable skill for making poetry informative, fun--and irresistible!
DOUGLAS FLORIAN paints and writes poetry in New York City, where he lives with his family. His most recent collection, mammalabilia, was named a New York Times Book Review Best Illustrated Book of the Year.
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