If It Rains Pancakes (Paperback)
Haiku and Lantern Poems (Poetry Adventures)
Millbrook Press (Tm), 9781467744126, 32pp.
Publication Date: January 1, 2014
What is a haiku? It sounds like a sneeze. And isn't a lantern a light source? Actually, they are two types of ancient Japanese poetry. Award-winning author Brian P. Cleary explains how each form works--and shows how these little poems can contain big surprises
If It Rains Pancakes is packed with poems to make you chuckle, puzzle, and ponder. And when you've finished reading, you can try your hand at writing your own haiku and lanterns