Something Fishy by Barry Louis Polisar
(Rainbow Morning Music Picture Books)

No critic rating

Waiting for minimum critic reviews

See 3 Critic Reviews

unrated

Synopsis

Exploring a delightful world of truly exotic and unusual sea creatures, Something Fishy is filled with intriguing facts about an array of fish and animals that live in or near the water. Written entirely in verse, Barry Louis Polisar’s witty and thought-provoking poems introduce children to some of the oddest creatures in the animal kingdom, including many rare and endangered species. Children will be captivated by the lively illustrations, while learning and laughing at the clever rhymes.
 

About Barry Louis Polisar

See more books from this Author
Barry Louis Polisar is a four-time Parents Choice Award winner and the author of the Rainbow Morning Music Picture Books series and numerous other books. He has written songs for Sesame Street and the Weekly Reader and has been featured regularly on the Learning Channel. His song "All I Want Is You" was featured on the Grammy Award-winning soundtrack to the movie Juno. He lives in Silver Spring, Maryland. David Clark is a nationally syndicated cartoonist whose work is featured many newspapers, including the Washington Post. He is a winner of the Reuben Award for Newspaper Illustration from the National Cartoonist Society and has illustrated almost all of Barry's books, including Peculiar Zoo, Snakes and the Boy Who Was Afraid of Them, and The Snake Who Was Afraid of People. He lives in Luray, Virginia.
 
Published April 1, 2013 by Rainbow Morning Music. 33 pages
Genres: Nature & Wildlife, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

Unrated Critic Reviews for Something Fishy

Gr 2–5—Polisar and Clark offer 15 humorous short verses. In offerings like "Sweetlips Fish," "The Crocodile and the Gator," and "Puffer Fish," they focus on the zany, offbeat aspects of their subjects. Some of the poems are no more than snippets of verse, but the exaggerated c

Jul 01 2013 | Read Full Review of Something Fishy (Rainbow Morn...

Gr 2–5—Polisar and Clark offer 15 humorous short verses. In offerings like "Sweetlips Fish," "The Crocodile and the Gator," and "Puffer Fish," they focus on the zany, offbeat aspects of their subjects. Some of the poems are no more than snippets of verse, but the exaggerated c

Jul 01 2013 | Read Full Review of Something Fishy (Rainbow Morn...

Gr 2–5—Polisar and Clark offer 15 humorous short verses. In offerings like "Sweetlips Fish," "The Crocodile and the Gator," and "Puffer Fish," they focus on the zany, offbeat aspects of their subjects. Some of the poems are no more than snippets of verse, but the exaggerated c

Jul 01 2013 | Read Full Review of Something Fishy (Rainbow Morn...

Rate this book!

Add Review