Read A Rhyme, Write A Rhyme by Jack PrelutskyRead A Rhyme, Write A Rhyme by Jack Prelutsky

Read A Rhyme, Write A Rhyme

Selected ByJack PrelutskyIllustratorMeilo So

Paperback | January 13, 2009

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“Prelutsky has invented a method he calls ‘poemstarts’ to help children get started in writing poetry. He provides several introductory lines of a simple poem and then offers some open-ended suggestions for its completion. In this thematically organized collection, Prelutsky offers ten poemstarts on different popular themes, complemented by three short poems on the same subject by different authors. . . . Though the volume’s intent is as a springboard to writing poetry, the thoughtful selections and So’s winning watercolors make this a successful poetry collection even without the writing prompts.”—Kirkus Reviews, Starred
Jack Prelutsky is America’s #1children’s poet with books such as The New Kid on the Block and If Not for the Cat, favorites of both kids and their teachers. His anthologies of poetry also reflect his deep understanding of what children like and feel. He lives in Mercer Island, Washington.Meilo So has illustrated many award-winning pict...
Title:Read A Rhyme, Write A RhymeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 0.16 inPublished:January 13, 2009Publisher:Random House Children's BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0385737270

ISBN - 13:9780385737272

Appropriate for ages: 6 - 12


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“Especially useful in classrooms.”—Booklist