Aug 13, 2020
Who Swallowed Harold?: And Other Poems about Pets
Posted by Susan Pearson

From puppies to iguanas and goldfish to guinea pigs, here are eighteen poems, some funny, some touching, about the pets we love With expertly crafted poems and hilarious illustrations, this adorable companion to Squeal and Squawk Barnyard Talk has something to offer every pet owner and even those wistful readers who are only dreaming of having a pet.

  • Title: Who Swallowed Harold?: And Other Poems about Pets
  • Author: Susan Pearson
  • ISBN: 9780761451938
  • Page: 497
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Who Swallowed Harold And Other Poems about Pets From puppies to iguanas and goldfish to guinea pigs here are eighteen poems some funny some touching about the pets we love With expertly crafted poems and hilarious illustrations this adorable c

    Caterpickles

    When I m reading to myself, I like a good novel, preferably one without even a hint of blank verse in it In reading out loud to The Five Year Old, however, it s a different story A well executed rhyme scheme makes many a picture book better.While I can appreciate the role of poetry in children s literature, I am rarely interested in collections of poems, for kids or otherwise But as April is National Poetry Month, we at Caterpickles are dutifully taking a break from our beloved folk tales to exp [...]


    Madison

    This is a very cute read I loved how it was full of poems based off of different pets.


    babyhippoface

    A turtle in the toilet, a snake in Mom s bed, a smelly cat, and an itchy dog Please don t sneeze you ll wake his fleas are all just part of the fun in this book of poems about pets Always whimsical and sometimes indelicate Do Goldfish Pee , Pearson s poems are perfectly paired with Slonim s large and playful, acrylic, pen, and pencil illustrations Whether you use this terrific read aloud to introduce poetry or in conjunction with a unit on pets, kids will be waiting in line for their chance to r [...]


    Kristin H.

    This book has several poems about animals My favorite is titled Do Goldfish Pee Not only did the students laugh, I did too You can read this book aloud in about fifteen minutes The illustrations are great and so are the poems.


    Lori

    Fun pet poetry with bright clear illustrations by David Slonim Fun poems with a bit of a Silverstein bent to them I can imagine our son trying to gross me out by memorizing Do Goldfish Pee , when he s 7 or so.


    Jill

    Lots of fun poems about pets, some could be read at storytime.


    Lisa Vegan

    This is the only 32 page chapter book I ve ever seen.


    Mark Stromski

    Funny StoryThe book kept my children interested in continuing on to the end That s something that I look forward in a book by keeping my children wanting to get to the end.


    Josie Dipiero

    When I got this book, I didn t realize that it was poems, so when I opened it I was confused, but I liked a lot of the poems in it.


    Naomi Blackburn

    Animals come to human life in these cute poems partnered with wild illustrations Kids will enjoy these humorous poems.


    Nicki

    Loved the Do Goldfish Pee Poem best Can t wait to read it to the kids



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