Dirt on My Shirt: Selected Poems

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Harper Collins, Oct 1, 2009 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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In his bestselling picture book Dirt on My Shirt, Jeff Foxworthy warmed the hearts of kids both big and little. Now, in this I Can Read edition, poems have been hand selected for beginning readers to enjoy. From meeting Auntie Brooke and Uncle Keith to searching for tadpoles and snakes, young readers will love discovering Jeff's vibrant neighborhood all for themselves.

Filled to the brim with hilarious poems and beautiful art, this book is the perfect addition to any I Can Read library!


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Fun poems with lively and expressive illustrations. - LibraryThing
The boyish illustrations are great and funny. - LibraryThing
I really like the pictures they were very colorful. - LibraryThing
In addition, the rhymes are easy to read and remember. - LibraryThing
All the poems are short and easy to read. - LibraryThing

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User Review  - Mdierd1 - LibraryThing

Dirt on my Shirt By Jeff Foxworthy I liked Dirt on my Shirt by Jeff Foxworthy for three reasons. First, I liked the variation of poem length within the collection. Specifically, there are poems as ... Read full review

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User Review  - jraeke1 - LibraryThing

This is a book of poetry, I really enjoyed. The poems are short and fun. All of the poems are about fun things and the titles alone make me think of my childhood. For example, some of titles are ... Read full review



About the author (2009)

Jeffrey Marvin "Jeff" Foxworthy (born September 6, 1958) is an American stand-up and television personality. He is the best-selling comedy recording artist of all time. His first two albums were each certified 3Śmulti-Platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America. Foxworthy has also written several books based on his redneck jokes, as well as an autobiography entitled No Shirt, No Shoes... No Problem! He was born in Atlanta, Georgia, and attended Georgia Tech, but did not graduate. In 1995, he starred in The Jeff Foxworthy Show. He is married and has two daughters.

This is Mike Gutch's first children's book other than his unpublished "book" he wrote in third grade about New York State, which coincidentally is where he resides, in the town of Pelham, just outside of New York City. Mike lives with his wife and four children. When he's not making peanut butter and honey sandwiches for them or working for the Man, he's enjoying the great outdoors. If you'd like to send him a note on the book or advice on how to get anything unstuck, you can email him at mikestuckgutch@gmail.com.

Steve Bjorkman has illustrated more than seventy books for children, including the New York Times bestselling Dirt on My Shirt by Jeff Foxworthy, Emily's Everyday Manners by Peggy Post and Cindy Post Senning, I Hate English! by Ellen Levine, and Safari Park by Stuart J. Murphy. He also creates greeting cards with his brother, Carl, and together they have sold millions through Recycled Paper Greetings. Steve lives with his wife and three children in Irvine, California.

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