Oh, No! Where Are My Pants? and Other Disasters: Poems

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Lee Bennett Hopkins
HarperCollins, Mar 15, 2005 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
29 Reviews

It was simply the worst
the most terrible day.
Nothing
but NOTHING
was going my way.

Ever have one of those days? The narrators of these fifteen poems have. They've had worm-in-the-apple days, friends-moving-away days, even forgetting-my-pants days!

If you've ever wondered whether anyone else knows what it's like to have a really bad day, this special collection of poignant -- and funny -- poems is for you.

  

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User Review  - lcaitday - LibraryThing

In this book Hopkins has put together an anthology of fourteen stand-alone poems about a wide variety of unfortunate things that children experience. Some of the poems are sad like “My Friend is Gone ... Read full review

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User Review  - AleciaDesselle - LibraryThing

This was such an enjoyable book of poetry! Simple, cute, and entertaining poems about everyday trials young children face. A great book to share with your students to teach poetry and get a laugh! Read full review

About the author (2005)

Noted poet Lee Bennett Hopkins has edited or authored numerous books for children, including the I Can Read Books Hamsters, Shells, and Spelling Bees; A Pet for Me: Poems; and the ALA Notable Children's Book Surprises. The recipient of a Christopher Award and the University of Southern Mississippi's Medallion for "lasting contributions to children's literature," Mr. Hopkins lives in Florida.

Wolf Erlbruch is considered one of Europe's most important illustrators. He has written and illustrated countless books for children and in 2002 was winner of a special career award from German Children's Literature Circle.

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