Tuesday, April 8, 2008
BEHOLD THE BOLD UMBRELLAPHANT and Other Poems by Jack Prelutsky, read by the author.
The first Children's Poet Laureate for the United States reads and sings from three of his poetry collections. Prelutsky takes obvious pleasure in performing his own work, and images of "pop-up toadsters" and "solitary spatuloons" linger in listeners' ears. Children ages 6+. 40 minutes
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