For Laughing Out Loud
by Jack Prelutsky Illustrated by Marjorie Priceman
Illus. in full color. "These nonsense verses combine the domestic and the gross, deadpan and slapstick, with a lilting rhythm and satisfying rhyme. The poets are well-known contemporaries including Prelutsky, Silverstein, Kuskin, Lobel, Viorst, and many more. The design is ebullient. Start or end story hour with these verses, and kids will know reading's a pleasure."--(starred) "Booklist."
- 8, 9, 10
- Interest Level
- Grades 3 - 5
- Grade Level Equivalent
- Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers
- Number of Pages
- General Fiction
About the Author and Illustrator
Jack Prelutsky Though Jack Prelutsky once believed poetry was the literary equivalent of liver ("I was told that it was good for me, but I wasn't convinced"), his verse has been turning children into poetry lovers for years.
The Reading Toolkit