I’m Just No Good at Rhyming: And Other Nonsense for Mischievous Kids and Immature Grown-Ups

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I’m Just No Good at Rhyming: And Other Nonsense for Mischievous Kids and Immature Grown-Ups

by Chris Harris

Illustrations by Lane Smith

First Release:

October 2017

ISBN: 9780316266574

Chris Harris's debut poetry collection molds wit and wordplay, nonsense and oxymoron, and visual and verbal sleight-of-hand in masterful ways that make you look at the world in a whole new wonderfully upside-down way. Index. Two-color illustrations.

  • ISBN: 9780316266574
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Little, Brown
    Page Count: 192
    Lexile: Level: 650L
    Awards & Honors: Dorothy Canfield Fisher Children 's Book Award 2018 --2019 Nominee Rhode Island Children 's Book Award 2019 Nominee 2019 North Carolina Children's Book Award Final Nominee ALSC Notable Children’s Books 2018, All Ages
    ALA-CBC Building a Home Library Booklist - 2018
    2017 CYBILS Award Winner, Poetry
    Publishers Weekly’s; Best Books of 2017, Middle Grade
    School Library Journal’s Best Books of 2017, Nonfiction
    Amazon.com Best Books of 2017, Children’s Nonfiction
    Kirkus Reviews Best Books of 2017, Middle Grade
    Chicago Public Library Best Books of 2017, Informational Books for Older Readers
    Booklist Top of the List Editor’s Choice, Nonfiction Older Readers
    Los Angeles Public Library Best of 2017: Children’s Books
    NPR’s Book Concierge, 2017 Great Reads
    Genre: Fic
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