A cache of jewels and other collective nouns

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Putnam & Grosset Group, Feb 1, 1998 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 48 pages
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Rhyming text and illustrations introduce a variety of collective nouns such as a "drift of swans" and a "clutch of eggs."

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User Review  - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing

Even adults can learn grammar from Heller's books. And everyone can enjoy the amazing art. I would love to have grandchildren who could be entrusted with complete sets of Heller's grammar and science books. Read full review

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This book is a great way to introduce collective nouns. the terms used are a cache of jewels, brood of chicks, host of angels, etc.....The pages are colorful and full of excitement. Read full review

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Ruth Heller is one of America's best-loved children's authors. Known for her nonfiction picture books with clever rhymes and boldly colorful illustrations, she has more than thirty titles to her credit, including the best-selling Chickens Aren't The Only Ones. She makes her home in San Francisco, California.