Peter, Peter, Pizza-Eater: And Other Silly Rhymes

Peter, Peter, Pizza-Eater: And Other Silly Rhymes

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by Bruce Lansky, Stephen Carpenter
     
 

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Like Mary Had a Little Jam, this book contains 40 silly rhymes that will put a smile on the faces of preschoolers and early-elementary kids. The rhymes (written by Lansky and an ensemble of poets whose work is featured in Mary Had a Little Jam and in Lansky's best-selling poetry anthologies) recount the latest adventures of well-loved Mother Goose characters

Overview

Like Mary Had a Little Jam, this book contains 40 silly rhymes that will put a smile on the faces of preschoolers and early-elementary kids. The rhymes (written by Lansky and an ensemble of poets whose work is featured in Mary Had a Little Jam and in Lansky's best-selling poetry anthologies) recount the latest adventures of well-loved Mother Goose characters—but with a humorous twist. Stephen Carpenter's hilarious full-color illustrations, add to the entertainment value of this amusing book.

Rave reviews for previous book Mary Had a Little Jam

"¿Mother Goose meets Monty Python. Guaranteed to get kids reading — and laughing. A fun frolic through childhood verse for the better and certainly not for the worse. This book is destined to become a classic."
— Fearless Reviews

"Children will laugh out loud when they hear these adaptations of the old childhood classics."
— Through the Looking Glass Children's Book Review

"An instant classic. Move over, Mother Goose."
— Peggy Gisler, "Dear parent" syndicated columnist

"Long overdue! A kinder, gentler Mother Goose—and funny, too!"
— Humpty Dumpty's Magazine

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780881664904
Publisher:
Meadowbrook Press
Publication date:
04/01/2006
Pages:
32
Lexile:
580L (what's this?)

Meet the Author

Bruce Lansky has edited a number of poetry anthologies (including Rolling in the Aisles, Kids Pick the Funniest Poems, If Kids Ruled the School, A Bad Case of the Giggles, Miles of Smiles, and No More Homework! No More Tests!), and 3 silly songbook anthologies. Lansky created the popular GigglePoetry.com website for children and the PoetryTeachers.com website for teachers. He also created the Girls to the Rescue series, the New Fangled Fairy Tales series, and the Can You Solve the Mysteries series.

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Peter, Peter, Pizza-Eater: And Other Silly Rhymes 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
My 4 year old thinks this book is the funniest book ever! The author did a great job collecting and writing hilarious variations of everyday nursery rhymes! The illustrations are excellent!