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The Resource The new kid on the block : poems, by Jack Prelutsky ; drawings by James Stevenson

The new kid on the block : poems, by Jack Prelutsky ; drawings by James Stevenson

Label
The new kid on the block : poems
Title
The new kid on the block
Title remainder
poems
Statement of responsibility
by Jack Prelutsky ; drawings by James Stevenson
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Overview: Open this book to any page to begin your exploration. Here are poems about things that you may never have thought about before. You'll be introduced to jellyfish stew, a bouncing mouse, a ridiculous dog, and a boneless chicken. You'll learn why you shouldn't argue with a shark, eat a dinosaur, or have an alligator for a pet. You'll meet the world's worst singer and the greatest video game player in history. You'll even find an invitation to a dragon's birthday party ... Your friends are invited too. Over 100 hilarious poems about strange creatures and people--from jellyfish stew to a bouncing mouse, and a boneless chicken
  • Humorous poems about such strange creatures and people as Baloney Belly Billy and the Gloopy Gloopers
Cataloging source
DLC
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Prelutsky, Jack
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1929-2017
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Stevenson, James
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Children's poetry, American
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The new kid on the block : poems, by Jack Prelutsky ; drawings by James Stevenson
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Publication
Note
Includes index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Ah! A monster's lot is merry -- An alley cat with one life left -- Alligators are unfriendly -- Archie B. McCall -- Ballad of a boneless chicken -- Baloney Belly Billy -- Be glad your nose is on your face -- Bleezer's ice cream -- The bloders are exploding -- Boing! Boing! Squeak! -- Bulgy bunne -- The carpenter rages -- The cave beast greets a visitor -- The cherries' garden gala -- Clara Cleech -- Come see the thing -- A cow's outside -- Cuckoo! -- Dainty Dottie Dee -- Dauntless dimble -- The diatonic dittymunch -- Do oysters sneeze? -- Dora Diller -- Drumpp the grump -- Eggs! -- Euphonia jarre -- The flimsy fleek -- Floradora Doe -- The flotz -- Forty performing bananas -- Granny Grizer -- Griselda Gratz -- Gussie's greasy spoon -- Happy birthday, dear dragon -- Henrietta Snetter -- Homework! Oh, homework! -- I am falling off a mountain -- I am flying! -- I am running in a circle -- I do not like the rat! -- I found a four-leaf clover -- I spied my shadow sinking -- I toss them to my elephant -- I wonder why Dad is so thoroughly mad -- I'd never dine on dinosaurs -- I'd never eat a beet -- I'm bold, I'm brave -- I'm disgusted with my brother -- I'm in a rotten mood! -- I'm thankful -- I'm the single most wonderful person I know -- An irritating creature -- Its fangs were red -- I've got an incredible headache -- I've got an itch -- Jellyfish stew -- Lavinia Nink -- Louder that a clap of thunder -- Ma! Don't throw that shirt out -- Mabel, remarkable Mabel -- Mean Maxine -- Michael built a bicycle -- A microscopic topic -- Miraculous Mortimer -- The mungle and the munn -- My baby brother -- My brother's head should be replaced -- My dog, he is an ugly dog -- My mother says I'm sickening -- My sister is a sissy -- The neighbors are not fond of me -- Never mince words with a shark -- The new kid on the block -- New York is in North Carolina -- Nine mice -- No, I won't turn orange! -- The nothing-doings -- Oh, teddy bear -- Ounce and bounce -- Seymour Snorkke -- Sidney Snorkke -- Sir Blushington Bloone -- Sneaky Sue -- Snillies -- Something silky -- Song of the gloopy gloppers -- Stringbean small -- Super-goopy glue -- Suzanna socked me Sunday -- There is a thing -- Throckmorton Thratte -- Today is a day to crow about -- Today is very boring -- An unassuming owl -- Uncanny Colleen -- The underwater wibbles -- We each wore half a horse -- We heard Wally wail -- What nerve you've got, Minerva Mott! -- When Dracula went to the blood bank -- When Tillie ate the chili -- When young, the slyne -- A wolf is at the laundromat -- You need to have an iron rear -- Yubbazubbies -- Zany Zapper Zockke -- The zoosher
Control code
10071374
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
159 pages
Isbn
9780688022716
Lccn
83020621
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)730089
Label
The new kid on the block : poems, by Jack Prelutsky ; drawings by James Stevenson
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ah! A monster's lot is merry -- An alley cat with one life left -- Alligators are unfriendly -- Archie B. McCall -- Ballad of a boneless chicken -- Baloney Belly Billy -- Be glad your nose is on your face -- Bleezer's ice cream -- The bloders are exploding -- Boing! Boing! Squeak! -- Bulgy bunne -- The carpenter rages -- The cave beast greets a visitor -- The cherries' garden gala -- Clara Cleech -- Come see the thing -- A cow's outside -- Cuckoo! -- Dainty Dottie Dee -- Dauntless dimble -- The diatonic dittymunch -- Do oysters sneeze? -- Dora Diller -- Drumpp the grump -- Eggs! -- Euphonia jarre -- The flimsy fleek -- Floradora Doe -- The flotz -- Forty performing bananas -- Granny Grizer -- Griselda Gratz -- Gussie's greasy spoon -- Happy birthday, dear dragon -- Henrietta Snetter -- Homework! Oh, homework! -- I am falling off a mountain -- I am flying! -- I am running in a circle -- I do not like the rat! -- I found a four-leaf clover -- I spied my shadow sinking -- I toss them to my elephant -- I wonder why Dad is so thoroughly mad -- I'd never dine on dinosaurs -- I'd never eat a beet -- I'm bold, I'm brave -- I'm disgusted with my brother -- I'm in a rotten mood! -- I'm thankful -- I'm the single most wonderful person I know -- An irritating creature -- Its fangs were red -- I've got an incredible headache -- I've got an itch -- Jellyfish stew -- Lavinia Nink -- Louder that a clap of thunder -- Ma! Don't throw that shirt out -- Mabel, remarkable Mabel -- Mean Maxine -- Michael built a bicycle -- A microscopic topic -- Miraculous Mortimer -- The mungle and the munn -- My baby brother -- My brother's head should be replaced -- My dog, he is an ugly dog -- My mother says I'm sickening -- My sister is a sissy -- The neighbors are not fond of me -- Never mince words with a shark -- The new kid on the block -- New York is in North Carolina -- Nine mice -- No, I won't turn orange! -- The nothing-doings -- Oh, teddy bear -- Ounce and bounce -- Seymour Snorkke -- Sidney Snorkke -- Sir Blushington Bloone -- Sneaky Sue -- Snillies -- Something silky -- Song of the gloopy gloppers -- Stringbean small -- Super-goopy glue -- Suzanna socked me Sunday -- There is a thing -- Throckmorton Thratte -- Today is a day to crow about -- Today is very boring -- An unassuming owl -- Uncanny Colleen -- The underwater wibbles -- We each wore half a horse -- We heard Wally wail -- What nerve you've got, Minerva Mott! -- When Dracula went to the blood bank -- When Tillie ate the chili -- When young, the slyne -- A wolf is at the laundromat -- You need to have an iron rear -- Yubbazubbies -- Zany Zapper Zockke -- The zoosher
Control code
10071374
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
159 pages
Isbn
9780688022716
Lccn
83020621
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)730089

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