Nasty Bugs (Hardcover)
Sixteen accomplished poets zoom in humorously on beetles, mosquitos, ants, and more. Brightly colored humorous and grotesque lllustrations. Additional facts included (5-7).
— From Poetry
A collection of creepy, crawly poems by some of today's most beloved children's poets This tribute to the delightful nastiness of bugs features sixteen poems by accomplished children's poets, including Marilyn Singer, J. Patrick Lewis, and Rebecca Andrew Loescher. From "Ode to a Dead Mosquito" to "Termite Tune," this brightly illustrated, kid-friendly collection riffs on the details of the world's most infamous insects. Fun facts about the featured creatures round out this sure bet for poetry fans and bug enthusiasts alike.
About the Author
Lee Bennett Hopkins has been publishing books for children and young adults since 1969. He divides his time between New York and Florida. Will Terry (www.willterry.com) studied illustration at Brigham Young University before pursuing his lifelong dream of becoming a children's book illustrator. He lives with his wife and three sons in Salt Lake City, Utah.