Guess Who, Haiku (Hardcover)
Abrams Appleseed, 9781419718892, 24pp.
Publication Date: March 8, 2016
Guess Who, Haiku is a unique poetic guessing game illustrated by bestselling and beloved artist Bob Shea. Author Deanna Caswell's playful take on the inventive Japaense form of poetry offers clues about the creatures hiding on every page in this creative and clever picture book of charmingly illustrated poems for the very young. As readers meet a cow, a bee, a horse, a bird, a frog, a fish, a mouse, a cat, and a dog, they will be delighted to learn that they are the subject of the final poem. Parents will appreciate the simple guide to understanding the haiku. Perfect for story time and for poetry month April, Guess Who Haiku is a must-have collection of poetry for the youngest readers.
About the Author
Deanna Caswell is a picture book author whose titles include First Ballet, TrainTrip, and Beach House. She is also the founder of the successful blog Little House in the Suburbs and the mother of five. Bob Shea is an acclaimed children's book author who has written and illustrated over a dozen picture books, including the Dinosaur vs. series and Unicorn Thinks He's Pretty Great. Shea's characters have appeared on Playhouse Disney, PBS Kids, and Nick Jr. He lives in Connecticut with his wife, Colleen, and their son, Ryan. He and Colleen own Perfectly Nice, a graphic design studio. www.bobshea.com.