Get giggling with this compilation of silly summer vacation poems! Selected by Bruce Lansky, "The King of Giggle Poetry," and accompanied by silly pictures, this book is sure to get your kids cracking up. Get ready to countdown the days until summer vacation with some original poems, and some revamped, by Bruce Lansky, Kenn Nesbitt, Robert Pottle, Eric Ode, and more! Over 40 poems included; 77 pages, softcover from Meadowbrook Press.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 80 Vendor: Meadowbrook Press Publication Date: 2009 Dimensions: 7.75 X 6.00 (inches)
ISBN: 1416970479 ISBN-13: 9781416970477 Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours. Ages: 6-9
Another first for Bruce Lansky: the first funny poetry book about summer vacation! It will entertain kids all summer, whether they’re away at camp, traveling cross country in a hybrid or staying home with a bookshelf full of good summer reading.
What I Did on My Summer Vacation contains over 40 sidesplitting poems about summer vacation that cover everything from the much-anticipated last day of school to family road trips, wacky days at summer camp, learning how to swim, dizzying roller coaster rides at amusement parks, fun-filled days at the beach, and finally, the dreaded first day of school. These hilarious poems written by Bruce Lansky, “The King of Giggle Poetry,” and his all-star gang of Giggle Poets are sure to make you count the days until summer vacation begins!
Bruce Lansky has been crowned the “King of Giggle Poetry” by his elementary-school admirers. Lansky has edited 11 poetry anthologies and three silly songbook anthologies, and has written four collections of his own poetry. Altogether, his poetry and songbooks have sold over 3 million copies. Lansky created the popular GigglePoetry.com website for children and the PoetryTeachers.com website for teachers. He is a popular speaker on the school circuit, performing in more than 35 schools and teacher conferences each year. He lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota, when he’s not visiting out-of-town schools and bookstores).