A Voweller's Bestiary: From Aardvark to Guineafowl (And H)

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The Porcupine's Quill, May 1, 2008 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 89 pages
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An exquisite use of, and exploration of language, JonArno Lawson's A Voweller's Bestiary, is a lipogram in fine form. This book offers a fanciful look into the animal kingdom. The wonderful use of language, and exploration of the animal kingdom are sure to make this a children's favourite. An alphabet book in a non-traditional sense (by making use of vowel combinations, rather than focusing on initial letters), Lawson demonstrates for children, and readers of all ages, the depth, fun and excitement to be found in language.

 

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Contents

Section 1
8
Section 2
12
Section 3
14
Section 4
16
Section 5
20
Section 6
26
Section 7
28
Section 8
30
Section 9
82
Section 10
87
Section 11
91
Section 12
93
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About the author (2008)

Born in Hamilton, Ontario and raised nearby in Dundas, JonArno Lawson's most formative experiences as a child occurred in Florida which he visited for an extended stay at the age of eight. Happy to be missing almost an entire year of school, he filled his days at the beach digging holes and collecting shells and coconuts, travelling in glass-bottomed boats and touring nature parks that featured free-roaming monkeys and parrots. He wore a ship captain's hat at all times, and a green pouch in w

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