• I Could Pee on This: And Other Poems by Cats (Gifts for Cat Lovers, Funny Cat Books for Cat Lovers)

    Animal lovers will laugh out loud at the quirkiness of their feline friends with these insightful and curious poems from the singular minds of funny cats. In this hilarious book of tongue-in-cheek poetry, the author of the internationally syndicated comic strip Sally Forth helps cats unlock their creative potential and explain their odd behavior to ignorant humans. With titles like "Who Is That on Your Lap?," "This Is My Chair," "Kneel Before Me," "Nudge," and "Some of My Best Friends Are Dogs," the poems collected in I Could Pee on This perfectly capture the inner workings of the cat psyche. ... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 1452110581
    • ASIN: 1452110581
    • ISBN: 9781452110585
    • Brand: Francesco Marciuliano
    • Manufacturer: Chronicle Books

  • Now You See Them, Now You Don't: Poems About Creatures That Hide

    Find me if you can. . . for if you don’t, I’ll be here tomorrow . . . you won’t.   Animals and insects use camouflage to hide from hunters or to ambush prey. Stealth is a very useful technique when it comes to survival. In this fun and informative collection of poems, we meet animals such as the polar bear and the octopus; the ghost crab and the copperhead snake; and many more that use camouflage to hunt or to hide.   Giles Laroche’s intricate cut-paper illustrations are beautiful and life-like. Readers will have to look carefully or run the risk of a hunter sneaking up on them. ... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 1580896103
    • ASIN: 1580896103
    • ISBN: 1580896103
    • Manufacturer: Charlesbridge

  • The Hiccupotamus

    “There was a hippopotamus who hiccupped quite-a-lotamus. And every time he got’emus... he'd fall upon his bottomus!” Calamity ensues when an elephant, a centipede, and a rhinoceros try finding a cure for Hippo’s colossal case of hiccups. Author-illustrator Aaron Zenz’s creativity shines through in his colored-pencil artwork in this off-the-wall read-aloud. HIC! HIC! HIC!

    • ASIN: 0761456228
    • ASIN: 0761456228
    • ISBN: 0761456228
    • Brand: Cavendish Square Publishing
    • Manufacturer: Two Lions

  • A Place to Start a Family: Poems About Creatures That Build

    A poetry collection introducing animal architects that build remarkable structures in order to attract a mate and have babies.Many animals build something--a nest, tunnel, or web--in order to pair up, lay eggs, give birth, and otherwise perpetuate their species. Organized based on where creatures live--underground, in the water, on land, or in the air--twelve poems bring fish, insects, reptiles, mammals, and birds to life. Back matter includes more information about each animal."A fine synthesis of poetry and science" — Kirkus Reviews"An inviting introduction to a dozen industrious creatures... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 1580897487
    • ASIN: 1580897487
    • ISBN: 1580897487
    • Manufacturer: Charlesbridge

  • If Animals Kissed Good Night

    The bestselling book in Ann Whitford Paul and David Walker's adorable animal series―and don't miss the follow-up, If Animals Said I Love You!If animals kissedlike we kiss good night,Giraffe and his calfwould stretch their necks highand kiss just beneaththe top of the sky.In a cozy bedtime chat with her mom, a young girl wonders how animal families might say good night. Would Wolf and his pup "kiss and then HOWL"? Would Bear and her cub "kiss and then GROWL"? But what about Sloth and her baby? They move soooo slooowwwww . . . they're sure to be kissing from early evening until long after ever... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 0374300216
    • ASIN: 0374300216
    • ISBN: 0374300216
    • Manufacturer: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

  • Kindergarten, Here I Come!

    Get ready for school with these fun poems! This adorable picture book celebrates all the familiar milestones and moments shared by every single kindergartener. Whether it's the first-day-of-school jitters or the hundredth-day-of-school party, every aspect of the kindergarten experience is introduced with a light and funny poem--not to mention charming illustrations.

    • ASIN: 0448456249
    • ASIN: 0448456249
    • ISBN: 0448456249
    • Brand: Brand: Grosset Dunlap
    • Manufacturer: Grosset & Dunlap

  • Night Night Farm

    It’s nighttime down on the farm. The animals are in the barn and it’s time to say a soft and cozy, "Night, night." Say goodnight to the horse, the dog, and all their farm friends, as you turn the shaped pages and watch as the animals go to sleep, one by one. Perfect for settling your little one into bed and ending with your own, quiet, "Night, night." With irresistibly sweet illustrations and a magical sky of glow-in-the-dark stars, Night Night Farm is the perfect way to end the day.

    • ASIN: 0312521634
    • ASIN: 0312521634
    • ISBN: 0312521634
    • Brand: PRIDDY
    • Manufacturer: Priddy Books

  • A Giraffe and a Half

    From Shel Silverstein, the New York Times bestselling creator of Where the Sidewalk Ends and The Giving Tree, comes a riotous rhyming picture book about a boy and his giraffe!Featuring rhythmic verse and iconic illustrations, A Giraffe and a Half will leave every reader, young and old, laughing until the very end. Beloved for over fifty years, this classic captures Silverstein’s signature humor and style.If you had a giraffe and he stretched another half, you would have a giraffe and a half. But what happens if you glue a rose to the tip of his nose? Or if you used a chair to comb his hair? ... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 0060256559
    • ASIN: 0060256559
    • ISBN: 0060256559
    • Brand: HarperCollins Publishers
    • Manufacturer: HarperCollins

  • A Year of Nature Poems

    See how animals behave through the seasons, and the cycle of trees and plants, from the first blossoms of spring through to the stark winter wonderland in December. 12 inspiring poems from Joseph Coelho, paired with folk art from Kelly Louise Judd give this book year-round appeal.

    • ASIN: 1786035839
    • ASIN: 1786035839
    • ISBN: 1786035839
    • Manufacturer: Wide Eyed Editions

  • Riprap and Cold Mountain Poems

    By any measure, Gary Snyder is one of the greatest poets in America in the last century. From his first book of poems to his latest collection of essays, his work and his example, standing between Tu Fu and Thoreau, have been influential all over the world. Riprap, his first book of poems, was published in Japan in 1959 by Origin Press, and it is the fiftieth anniversary of that groundbreaking book we celebrate with this edition. A small press reprint of that book included Snyder’s translations of Han Shan’s Cold Mountain Poems, perhaps the finest translations of that remarkable poet ever ... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 1582436363
    • ASIN: 1582436363
    • ISBN: 1582436363
    • Brand: Counterpoint LLC
    • Manufacturer: Counterpoint

  • All About Animals - Creative Writing & Research Journal: Write, Color, Research & Doodle - All Ages

    All About Animals - Creative Writing & Research Journal: Write, Color, Research & Doodle - All Ages B2, C1, & C2 ideal for ages 9+, even adults! Combine Science, Art, Writing, and Research into one book! This creative writing book is sure to inspire even the most reluctant writers. With beautiful drawings of animals and plenty of space to jot down your stories. This is sure to become a treasured keepsake. Perfect for all students, especially struggling writers and gifted students. “My son has always loved animals! This book makes his learning fun in a way he is wanting to do work and the ... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 1530979986
    • ASIN: 1530979986
    • ISBN: 1530979986
    • Manufacturer: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform

  • The Best of Robert Service

    Here, collected in a single volume, are the most popular verses of the great English-born Canadian poet. His famous ballads of the Klondike are here: “The Shooting of Dan McGrew,” “The Spell of the Yukon,” and “The Cremation of Sam McGee.”   Also included are unforgettable portrayals of the artists, grisettes, and models of the merry, tragic life of bohemian Paris, and other verses inspire by the First World War, during which Service drove an ambulance in France.   And not to be overlooked are the many expressions of the poet’s own homespun philosophy—his comments on women, o... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 0399550089
    • ASIN: 0399550089
    • ISBN: 0399550089
    • Manufacturer: TarcherPerigee

  • A Walk Through the Woods

    This stunning gift book, with hand-cut paper art and lyrical text by an award-winning poet, leads you deep into the forest . . . and out again into the light.   Listen: the forest is calling. Take a quiet walk through the woods, where shadows fall in the darkness, eyes peek out, and some animals sleep while others run and leap. Simple, poetic text and intricate papercut illustrations introduce children to a deer, black rook, fox, rabbit, and many more beautiful creatures as they wait for morning—and spring—to come.

    • ASIN: 145492988X
    • ASIN: 145492988X
    • ISBN: 145492988X
    • Manufacturer: Sterling Children's Books

  • Hark! A Shark!: All About Sharks (Cat in the Hat's Learning Library)

    In this latest installment of the Cat in the Hat's Learning Library, the Cat introduces beginning readers to all kinds of sharks! From the smallest (the dwarf lantern) to the largest (the whale shark), the most notorius (the great white) to the most obscure (the goblin), the Cat explains why sharks have lots of teeth but no bones; how their tough skin helps them swim fast and stay clean (inspiring scientists--and bathing suit manufacturers!); how pores along the sides of their bodies help them sense prey; that they have more to fear from us than we do from them, and much, much more! Perfect fo... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 0375870733
    • UPC: 884286395988
    • ASIN: 0375870733
    • ISBN: 9780375870736
    • Manufacturer: Random House Books for Young Readers

  • The Bear and the Fern

    Join two unlikely friends (and one cleverly hidden ladybug), as they discover that anything is possible when you believe in yourself - and each other. When a potted houseplant is placed down in a room with a happy-go-lucky, stuffed bear, an enduring bond is instantly formed. But while Bear is anxious to explore the world around them, Fern refuses to go with him, insistent that houseplants can't move. He'd ask the plant nicely, each night 'fore he went, "Care to go for a walk?" but she'd never consent. "I can't go, don't bother," said the plant, sounding stern. "I'm unable to move, I'm only a f... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 0692156135
    • ASIN: 0692156135
    • ISBN: 0692156135
    • Manufacturer: New Paige Pr Llc

  • James Herriot's Dog Stories : Warm and Wonderful Stories About the Animals Herriot Loves Best

    A beautiful new reissue of James Herriot's 50 most beloved dog

    • UPC: 42335419
    • Color: Dog StoriesOther
    • Rating: 4.857

  • Man's Furry Best Friend : All about Dogs - Animal Book for Toddlers Children's Animal Books

    Dogs! Who loves dogs? We do! They are furry and friendly. You probably even have one at home that you play with everyday. But how much do you know about dogs? This book will give

    • UPC: 684852786

  • A Place to Start a Family : Poems About Creatures That Build

    "Many animals build remarkable structures in order to attract mates, lay eggs, give birth, and otherwise perpetuate their species. Twelve animals are presented in four sections based on where they live--underground, in the water, on

    • UPC: 56086675
    • Rating: 5.0

  • Cricket in the Thicket: Poems about Bugs (Hardcover)

    "Poetry about cool insects with accompanying fascinating

    • UPC: 55481579

  • Mervin the Sloth Is about to Do the Best Thing in the World

    "Mervin the Sloth very, very slowly reveals the best thing in the world--sharing good times with good

    • UPC: 51492792
    • Rating: 4.0

  • Let Me Tell You about Jasper . . . : How My Best Friend Became America's Dog

    Dana Perino is hugely popular as a beloved host on Fox's The Five, with hundreds of thousands of followers on social media. While readers flock to Dana for her charm, warmth, and insight, she also

    • UPC: 54039451
    • Color: Black
    • Rating: 3.0

  • Slickety Quick: Poems about Sharks

    "Fourteen shark species, from the utterly terrifying to the surprisingly docile, glide through the pages of this vibrantly illustrated, poetic picture book."--Provided by

    • UPC: 47048945

  • I'm Not the Biggest Bitch in This Relationship : Hilarious, Heartwarming Tales About Man's Best Friend from America's Favorite Humorists

    An anthology of bark-out-loud original essays about dogs from some of today's most popular writers. Critically acclaimed memoirist Wade Rouse has gathered some of America's best known humorists- authors, comedians, and actors-to offer biting commentary

    • UPC: 15966218

  • Man's Furry Best Friend: All about Dogs - Animal Book for Toddlers | Children's Animal Books - eBook

    Dogs! Who loves dogs? We do! They are furry and friendly. You probably even have one at home that you play with everyday. But how much do you know about dogs? This book will give

    • UPC: 519956087

  • Oatmeal: My Dog: The Paradox: A Lovable Discourse about Man's Best Friend (Hardcover)

    In "My Dog: the Paradox," the Oatmeal creator Matthew Inman complements his latest #1 "New York Times" best seller "How to Tell If Your Cat Is Plotting to Kill You" with an ode to doggydom

    • UPC: 22608752
    • Rating: 4.714

  • A Poem to My Dog

    Funny children's poetry: "The worm that wouldn't wiggle" - poems for kids

    Loss of Pet Poem "To Have My Bestest Friend Again"