Oh, How Sylvester Can Pester!

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Oh, How Sylvester Can Pester!

And Other Poems More or Less about Manners

By Robert Kinerk; Drazen Kozjan (Illustrator)

Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books, Hardcover, 9781416933625, 32pp.

Publication Date: March 8, 2011


Robert Kinerk pokes fun at what can happen when good manners are neglected. From Eleanor Ickity who is served nothing that she likes to eat or Sylvester who can pester and pester and pester, this charming cast of characters will warn the ill mannered about the consequences of their shameful behavior.

About the Author
Robert Kinerk is the author of "Clorinda, " illustrated by Steven Kellogg, which was an IRA Children's Book Award Notable Book, and about which Booklist said in a starred review, "Much applause for Clorinda."
Mr. Kinerk grew up in Alaska and has worked as a journalist and playwright. He now lives with his wife, Anne, in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

DRAZEN KOZJAN has illustrated several books, including "Diary of A Fairy Godmother" by Esme Raji Codell, "Julia Gillian (and the Art of Knowing)" by Alison McGhee, and Robert Kinerk s "Oh, How Sylvester Can Pester!" He lives in Toronto, Ontario.