Item description for It's Valentine's Day (Mulberry Read-Alones) by Jack Prelutsky...
Prelutsky does for February 14th what he had already done for Christmas, Thanksgiving, and Halloween--and the results are delectable and ingenious. "A humorous celebration." --Booklist.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.03" Width: 5.98" Height: 0.24" Weight: 0.26 lbs.
Release Date Jan 31, 1996
ISBN 068814652X ISBN13 9780688146528 UPC 046594005953
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More About Jack Prelutsky
Jack Prelutsky was named our nation's first Children's Poet Laureate in 2006. He lives in Seattle, Washington. Jimmy Pickering's deliciously scary illustrations have appeared in several picture books, and his art has enhanced the covers of all of Debi Gliori's Pure Dead series. He lives in Astoria, Oregon.
Jack Prelutsky currently resides in Seattle, in the state of Washington. Jack Prelutsky was born in 1940.
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Reviews - What do customers think about It's Valentine's Day (Mulberry Read-Alones)?
Even Crummy Dummies Need a Valentine May 10, 2005
You are rotten, you are crummy nasty, smelly, and a dummy you are absolutely awful and your breath should be unlawful.
You are ugly, you are simple, and your brain is like a pimple, you should soak your head in brine.... WON'T YOU BE MY VALENTINE?
The above is titled VALENTINE FOR A FRIEND and it's from this excellent book for early readers. It's true my son is a little too young (almost three) to understand all the words, but he likes the poetic sounds. Maybe he'll grow up into a poet. Of course, most of the poems are not about rotten, crummy dummies, the one above just happens to be my favorite.
Mr. Prelutsky has penned a nice little book that is perfect for reading to a two-year-old child before he or she falls off to sleep. I used to read this one sometimes at naptime. The soothing sounds of the rhymes would put Devon to sleep. Of course now, nothing does. He just plain hates naps. Something about being almost three.
Also the pictures inked by Mr. Yossi have kept my son pointing at the pages and identifying things he knew or has just learned. That's important in a kid's book, illustrations they like. All in all you cannot go wrong with this book, not if you have a child. They'll love it. Devon does.
A fun book to share with your children! Feb 17, 2003
Jack Prelutsky has a talent for writing silly little poems about everyday things, bringing delight to young and old alike! In this book, he gives poetic justice to Valentine's Day in the most lighthearted way. My sons, now teenagers, were all fortunate enough to be introduced to this book, Jack Prelutsky, and poetry in general, by their first-grade teacher. They spent many happy moments reading these poems depicting a child's view of Valentine's Day...and I enjoyed them as well! Put this one on your list!
A Valentines Day Book For Everyone!! Dec 3, 2001
This is a great children's book. It is filled with Valentine's Day poems for kids of all ages. The poems are simple and easy to read, and theres pictures for each one, too. This book will surely bring happiness to your next Valentines Day.
A Memorable Read Feb 10, 2001
I love this book. My mom used to read it to me when I was small, and it has always been one of my favorites. I lost my original book many years ago but now that I am an aunt I have searched high and low to relocate it as a gift for my nephew. The short stories in the book are touching as well as humorous and have a way of gripping readers both young and old!!