lizards, frogs, and polliwogs (Paperback)

By Douglas Florian

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780152052485, 48pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 2005

Other Editions of This Title:
Prebound (4/1/2005)
Hardcover (4/1/2001)

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From transparent glass frogs and ravenous rattlesnakes to sticky geckos and stressed-out skinks, this slithery spectacle showcases once again Douglas Florian's incomparable skill for making poetry informative, fun--and irresistible!

About the Author

DOUGLAS FLORIAN is the creator of many acclaimed poetry picture books, including lizards, frogs, and polliwogs, a Child Magazine Best Book of the Year; mammalabilia, an ABA's Pick of the Lists; and insectlopedia, a New York Times bestseller, ALA Notable Children's Book, and Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year. He lives with his family in New York City.

Praise For lizards, frogs, and polliwogs

"Lots of fun for a wide age range--including adults."--Booklist (starred review)

"Florian finds mischievous reptile lore that will make young readers laugh."--Publishers Weekly
"A delightfully poetic peek into the world of reptiles and amphibians . . .children will giggle and holler for more."--The Boston Herald