Mites to Mastodons: A Book of Animal Poems (Hardcover)

A Book of Animal Poems

By Pamela Zagarenski (Illustrator), Maxine Kumin

Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, 9780618507535, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2006



From as little as the snail to as big as the giraffe, from the thundering mastodon of long ago to the ordinary backyard squirrel of today, the animals in this book inspire our imagination.

Here is a fascinating cornucopia that exudes a whimsical affection and respect for the creatures with whom we share our kingdom.

Praise For Mites to Mastodons: A Book of Animal Poems

What consistently comes through is both the author's and artist's exuberance for their subject.
Publishers Weekly