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Zoo's Who

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Zoo's Who

By Douglas Florian

Harcourt Children's Books, Hardcover, 9780152046392, 47pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2005


Climb on into Douglas Florian's latest poetry compendium, featuring twenty-one original poems and paintings about creatures from across the animal kingdom.

With sleepy sloths and portly pigs, lazy lizards and regal eagles, this creeping, leaping, sweeping collection of zoological delights is certain to have animal enthusiasts everywhere rattling their cages for more.

About the Author
DOUGLAS FLORIAN is the creator of many award-winning picture books and poetry collections, including "omnibeasts;" "bow wow meow meow;" "lizards, frogs, and polliwogs;" "mammalabilia;" and "insectlopedia." He lives in New York City.

Praise For Zoo's Who

Praise for Douglas Florian's animal poetry books:
"A first choice for the poetry shelves . . . this collection is toadally terrific."--Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

[star] "Florian's distinctive, full-page watercolors are as playful as his verse."--Publishers Weekly (starred review)