Flutter and Hum / Aleteo y Zumbido (Hardcover)

Animal Poems / Poemas de Animales

By Julie Paschkis, Julie Paschkis (Illustrator)

Henry Holt & Company, 9781627791038, 32pp.

Publication Date: August 18, 2015



All sorts of animals flutter and hum, dance and stretch, and slither and leap their way through this joyful collection of poems in English and Spanish. Julie Paschkis's poems and art sing in both languages, bringing out the beauty and playfulness of the animal world.

About the Author

Julie Paschkis is a painter and award-winning illustrator of many books for children, including Pablo Neruda: Poet of the People, Building on Nature: The Life of Antoni Gaudi, and Glass Slipper, Gold Sandal: A Worldwide Cinderella. A love of pattern and of folk art shows in all her work. She lives in Seattle, Washington.

Praise For Flutter and Hum / Aleteo y Zumbido: Animal Poems / Poemas de Animales

Praise for Pablo Neruda: * "Paschkis' lush, earth-toned paintings . . . teem with the florid stream of words and images populating the inner world of the budding poetic consciousness." —Kirkus Reviews, starred review "The attributes that Brown has selected to share and her simple but impassioned telling combine with Paschkis’s vibrant, decorative style for a book high in child appeal." —School Library Journal