Insect Soup: Bug Poems

Barry Louis Polisar (Author) David Clark (Illustrator)
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This book of charming poems by three-time Parents Choice Award Winner Barry Louis Polisar features in the funniest bugs on the planet. From the praying mantis to chiggers to millipedes, kids will discover that the weird and wacky bugs are the most fun. Even the dung beetle, brilliantly illustrated in a tuxedo and with formal serving tray, finally gets the recognition he deserves as one of the top insects to inspect. An index of the featured creatures rounds out the fun with scientific fact.

Product Details

$14.95  $13.75
Rainbow Morning Music Alternatives
Publish Date
March 01, 1999
10.39 X 0.69 X 9.34 inches | 0.8 pounds
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About the Author

Barry Louis Polisar is a three-time Parents Choice Award winner and the author of ten books, including Peculiar Zoo, Don't Do That, and Haunted House Party. He has performed at the White House, the Smithsonian, and the Kennedy Center as well as schools all over the United States and Europe. He lives in Silver Spring, Maryland. David Clark has teamed with Barry on most of his books and is a graduate of the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. He lives in Luray, Virginia.


"If you're not familiar with Barry Polisar's enchanting yet loony brand of children's poetry, try his books." --First Coast Parent
"Children and adults alike will enjoy the collaboration of words with watercolor illustrations in this book of humorous poetry." --Miami Family Magazine