As welcome as springtime to teachers, aspiring writers and any who appreciate wordplay.
Kirkus (starred review)
“…will entertain readers. A pleasing addition to any collection.”
School Library Journal
Pre-K Grade 3. 32 pp. Full color art. Holiday House, 2008. ISBN 978-0-8234-1719-3.
PROJECT IDEA: Illustrate a Simile! Choose a familiar saying or think of a new one, as shown on the book’s last page. Draw a picture of its literal meaning, then its real meaning.
Many animal similes as well as idioms and proverbs can be found in this book:
There’s a Frog in My Throat!