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Ode to a commode : concrete poems / Brian P. Cleary ; illustrated by Andy Rowland.

Cleary, Brian P., 1959- (Author). Rowland, Andy, 1962- (illustrator.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Fontana Regional Library.


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Hudson (Fontana) J811.54 CLE (Text) 39493108264104 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781467720458
  • ISBN: 1467720453
  • ISBN: 9781467744546
  • ISBN: 1467744549
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis : Millbrook Press, [2015]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes a bibliographical references (page 32)
Summary, etc.:
Is that a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's a poem! Concrete poems are shaped like their subjects. They can look like objects, animals, or even people. You won't find many straight lines here! Ode to a Commode is packed with mind-bending poems to make you puzzle and ponder. And when you've finished reading, you can try your hand at writing your own concrete poems!
Target Audience Note:
Age: 7-11.
NP Lexile
Subject: Concrete poetry > Juvenile literature.
American poetry > Juvenile literature.
American poetry.
Children's poetry.
Genre: Concrete poetry.
Children's poetry.

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