Happy Birthday Jack Prelutsky!
September 15, 2010
Imagine your precious nose,
were sandwiched in between your toes,
that clearly would not be a treat,
for you'd be forced to smell your feet.
Excerpt from "Be Glad your Nose is on your Face" from the book The New Kid on the Block.
Poet and illustrator Jack Prelutsky, celebrated a birthday early in September. His silly, imaginative poems have been turning children into poetry lovers for decades. Do you need to spell out words because your dog understands them otherwise? Has a dragon ever burned your homework? Share one of his collections with your favorite child:
Oak Grove Branch