If It Rains Pancakes (Paperback)

Haiku and Lantern Poems

By Brian P. Cleary, Andy Rowland (Illustrator)

Millbrook Press, 9781467744126

Publication Date: January 1, 2014

List Price: 6.95*
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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