Roald Dahl's inimitable style and humor shine in this collection of poems about mischievous and mysterious animals. From Stingaling the scorpion to Crocky-Wock the crocodile, Dahl's animals are nothing short of ridiculous. A clever pig with an unmentionable plan to save his own bacon and an anteater with an unusually large appetite are among the characters created by Dahl in these timeless rhymes. This new, larger edition is perfect for reading aloud and makes Quentin Blake's celebrated illustrations even more enjoyable. qWill elicit a loud 'Yuck.' In other words, children will love them.q (Children's Book Review Service)Roald Dahl. (Some people in the U.S.A. Have trouble with the words they say. However hard they try, they cana#39;t Pronounce a simple word like AUNT. Instead of AUNT, they call it ANT, Instead of CANa#39;T, they call it KANT.) Roy yelled, aComeanbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2002-10-14|