Sit on a Potato Pan, Otis!: More Palindromes
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Sit on a Potato Pan, Otis!: More Palindromes

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Eegad, Agee! Not another palindrome book!
Well-known author and illustrator Jon Agee has been playing with words again, and now a third collection of clever, absurd, and hilarious reversible phrases is the result. These palindromes and their accompanying cartoons will inspire laughs long after first sight. One may feel compelled to go through the book again backwards -- ap...more
Hardcover, 80 pages
Published April 16th 1999 by Farrar Straus Giroux
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I'm still amazed that people can come up with palindromes, but there they are. You would think that it'd be impossible to find words or sentences that are spelled the same backwards and forwards, but Agee's got a whole series of these books going. His illustrations are so cute and funny too, you get a sense that these books bridge the gap between comics for kids and esoteric New Yorker comics for high-brow adults. Some neato palindromes include:

"Naive was I ere I saw Evian."
"Darn ocelots stole C...more
Chuckle worthy!
Agee's book of palindromes is one of the most entertaining reads i've had in a while. read it forward or backward, the funky illustrations and dynamic diction are sure to rock your socks.
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