With Some Side Dishes
Roaring Brook Press, Hardcover, 9781596433366, 48pp.
Publication Date: March 16, 2010
This poetry mixes childhood emotions with a generous portion of imagination to make a quirky, sweet collection that has the flavor of Robert Louis Stevenson, Lewis Carroll, and Shel Silverstein.
Thomas Rockwell is the author of the middle-grade classic HOW TO EAT FRIED WORMS. He lives in Poughkeepsie, New York.
DAVID McPHAIL is the author and/or illustrator of more than fifty books for children, including NO! He lives in Rye, New Hampshire.
“A revealing window into budding autonomy that is sure to delight children and parents alike.” —Kirkus Reviews