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Jack Prelutsky

  • 5 stars across 31 books
    Jack Prelutsky is the best-selling author of more than fifty books of poetry, including The New Kid on the Block, illustrated by James Stevenson, and Stardines Swim High Across the Sky, illustrated by Carin Berger. Jack Prelutsky lives in Washington State. James Stevenson is an op-ed contributor to the New York Times. His popular column, "Lost and Found New York," has appeared regularly in the newspaper since 2003. He was on the staff of The New Yorker for more than three decades; his work includes 2,000 cartoons and 80 covers, as well as reporting and fiction. He is also the author and illustrator of over 100 children's books. He lives in Connecticut.
    6th October 2003

    A Pizza the Size of the Sun

    A wonderfully rich, varied, funny and clever collection. Humour at its best from one of America's funniest poets. ... More

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    1st March 2010

    Something Big Has Been Here

    A poetry collection to tickle your funny bone, Something Big Has Been Here features more than 100 original poems and bla... More

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    27th September 2000

    It's Raining Pigs and Noodles

    The poet laureate of the young set is back, with his artist laureate collaborator, to "take another swipe at stuffiness.... More

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    6th April 2000

    Good Sports!

    On your marks...get set...and GO for hours of action-packed reading! It includes a goalkeeping feud in a vital relegatio... More

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    1st January 2019

    Holidays: Valentine's Day

    This book introduces readers to the history, meaning, traditions, and celebrations of Valentine's Day. Vivid photographs... More

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    1st November 2001

    Hooray for Diffendoofer Day!

    Based on characters and a storyline developed by Dr. Seuss shortly before his death in 1991, this fabulous tale by poe... More

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    • The New Kid on the Block

      The New Kid on the Block

      by Toppa

      It's Thanks to the CD-ROM Version of The New Kid on the Block that I Was First Introduced to Jack Prelutsky. The poems in this book are classically hi...

    • A Pizza the Size of the Sun

      A Pizza the Size of the Sun

      by Toppa

      A Pizza the Size of the Sun, written by Jack Prelutsky and illustrated by James Stevenson is a collection of short poems that are funny, clever, light...

    • Something Big Has Been Here

      Something Big Has Been Here

      by Toppa

      Whether it be the adventures of kids and their oddball siblings, deadly animals posing as delightful pets, or some of the strangest strangers on the b...