Beware, Take Care

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Macmillan, Aug 22, 2006 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
A fun fright-fest for any time of the year There's always something lurking in the spooky-but-fun urban world of these poems. Maybe it's a lost dragon (a wizard's loving pet--please return if found!) or a twelve-toed creature, or perhaps it's a monster celebrating his birthday. Whatever is there, it's sure to delight readers at any time of the year.

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BEWARE, TAKE CARE: Fun and Spooky Poems

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Fine adds impish life to classic Moore poems from an assortment of earlier collections. The late poet's tight, bouncy rhymes give a Seussical twist to the grab bag of verses (15 altogether), from a ... Read full review

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User Review  - adge73 - LibraryThing

I'm starting to really enjoy Howard Fine's illustrations, and this book is just another reason why. The poems vary in quality -- some simple, some truly witty -- but, as a package, it's nicely done. I only wish more people actually checked out poetry. Read full review

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About the author (2006)

Lilian Moore (1909-2004) was the beloved author of many books for children, including See My Lovely Poison Ivy, from which many of the poems in this collection were taken.
Howard Fine is the illustrator of, among other books, Piggie Pie! and Zak's Lunch, by Margie Palatini. He is a dentist and lives in White Plains, New York, with his family.

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