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By Douglas Florian

Hmh Books for Young Readers, Paperback, 9780152163358, 48pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2002


The windows are open and bugs are everywhere! Children will delight in this collection of twenty-one buggy poems--just don't forget the calamine lotion.

About the Author
DOUGLAS FLORIAN has written and illustrated numerous books of poetry for children." "He lives in Jamaica, New York.

Praise For Insectlopedia

"Florian's elegant poems and watercolor collages are a treat."--Los Angeles Times
(star)"The clever artwork . . . and arachnid verse it illustrates will delight readers."--Booklist (starred review)
(star)"There are other books of poetry about insects . . . but none match Insectlopedia."--School Library Journal (starred review)

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