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Something big has been here

Author: Jack Prelutsky; James Stevenson
Publisher: New York : Greenwillow Books, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
An illustrated collection of humorous poems on a variety of topics.

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Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Prelutsky; James Stevenson
ISBN: 0688064345 9780688064341 9780061857751 0061857750
OCLC Number: 19888280
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: 160 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Addle-pated paddlepuss --
As soon as Fred gets out of bed --
As soon as Penny goes to bed --
Auk in flight --
Barber of shrubbery hollow --
Bats --
Belinda Blue --
Benita Beane --
Captain Conniption --
Denson Dumm --
Disputatious Deeble --
Do not disturb the woolly wurbbe --
Don't yell at me! --
Early worm got out of bed --
Elephant is hard to hide --
Fenton Phlantz --
Four vain and ancient tortoises --
Fuddies --
Fuzzy, you are underfoot! --
Goat wandered into a junkyard --
Grasshopper gumbo --
Happy birthday, Mother dearest --
Hello! How are you? I am fine! --
I am a ghost who's lost his boo --
I am digging a hole in the ceiling --
I am growing a glorious garden --
I am sitting here and fishing --
I am tired of being little --
I am Wunk --
I did not eat your ice cream --
I know all the sounds that the animals make --
I lost my invisible puppy --
I'm certain I sing like an angel --
I met a rat of culture --
I'm much too tired to play tonight --
I'm off to catch a bumblebee --
I'm sorry! --
I saw a brontosaurus --
I should have stayed in bed today --
I want a pet porcupine, mother --
I wave good-bye when butter flies --
I wish my father wouldn't try to fix things anymore --
Katy ate a baked potato --
Kevin the king of the jungle --
Last night I dreamed of chickens --
Life's not been the same in my family --
Little bird outside my window --
Mold, mold --
Moodles have no middles --
Mosquitoes, mosquitoes! --
Mother goblin's lullaby --
My brother built a robot --
My brother is a quarterback --
My brother is as generous as anyone could be --
My brother's bug --
My family's sleeping late today --
My fish can ride a bicycle --
My frog is a frog --
My mother made a meat loaf --
My neighbor's dog is purple --
My sister ate an orange --
My snake --
My uncle looked me in the eye --
My woolen sweater itches me --
My younger brother's appetite --
Nigel Gline --
Picklepuss Pearl --
Rains in little dribbles --
Remarkable adventure --
Rhododendra Rosenbloom --
Sir Bottomwide --
Slow sloth's slow song --
Smoking yokadokas --
Something big has been here --
Spider --
Squirrels --
Super Samson Simpson --
There's a worm in my apple --
There's no one as slow as Slomona --
They never send Sam to the store anymore --
They tell me I'm peculiar --
Today I'm going yesterday --
Today I shall powder my elephant's ears --
Try never to tickle the twickles --
Turkey shot out of the oven --
Twaddletalk Tuck --
Unhappy South Pole penguin --
Warteena Weere just bit my ear --
Watson Watts --
We moved about a week ago --
We're fearless flying hotdogs --
We're four ferocious tigers --
We're know-nothing neebies --
Who pulled the plug in my ant farm? --
Why do I water my flowers? --
Wilhelmina Wafflewitz --
Wumpaloons, which never were --
You're eating like a pig again! --
You're nasty and you're loud --
Zoo was in an uproar.
Responsibility: poems by Jack Prelutsky ; drawings by James Stevenson.
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"Undeniably a winner with children."-- ALA "Booklist "(starred review)"Prelutsky's new collection of over 100 funny poems will convert to poetry lovers many elementary readers, who will laugh Read more...

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