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Incredible inventions : poems

Author: Lee Bennett Hopkins; Julia Sarcone-Roach
Publisher: [New York] : Greenwillow Books, 2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Poetry : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Inventions can be big, like roller coasters, or small, like crayons. And inventors can be scientists or athletes or even boys and girls! It's hard to imagine life without Popsicles, basketball, or Band-Aids, but they all started with just one person and a little imagination. With sixteen original poems selected by Lee Bennett Hopkins and Julia Sarcone-Roach's imaginative artwork, Incredible Inventions celebrates  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Poetry
Juvenile poetry
Poésie pour la jeunesse
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lee Bennett Hopkins; Julia Sarcone-Roach
OCLC Number: 1193954044
Description: 1 online resource (27 pages : color illustrations)
Contents: Two puzzling / by Amy Ludwig VanDerwater --
Ode to blue jeans / by Rebecca Kai Dotlich --
Roller coaster / by Joan Bransfield Graham --
The straw --
1888 / by Drew Lamm --
Basketball seasons / by John Sullivan --
The tale of fig newton / by Sandra Gilbert Brüg --
The Ferris wheel / by Elizabeth Upton --
Take the escalator / by Katherine O'Connell George --
Brushes rule / by Constance Andrea Keremes --
Inside the box / by Ann Whitford Paul --
What to do with a popsicle / by Lee Bennett Hopkins --
Band-aid / by J. Patrick Lewis --
The signal's lament / by Alice Schertle --
"In here, Kitty Kitty" / by Marilyn Singer --
Velcro / by Maria Fleming --
In new running shoes / by Fran Haraway --
Behind the inventions.
Other Titles: Incredible inventions
Responsibility: selected by Lee Bennett Hopkins ; illustrations by Julia Sarcone-Roach.
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Inventions can be big, like roller coasters, or small, like crayons. And inventors can be scientists or athletes or even boys and girls! It's hard to imagine life without Popsicles, basketball, or Band-Aids, but they all started with just one person and a little imagination. With sixteen original poems selected by Lee Bennett Hopkins and Julia Sarcone-Roach's imaginative artwork, Incredible Inventions celebrates creativity that comes in all shapes and sizes.

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