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A Pirate Named Molly (56 Limericks for Kids #1)

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A PIRATE NAMED MOLLY - 56 Limericks for Kids contains a smorgasbord of 56 all-new limericks for kids ages 6 - 13. The limericks range from the traditional A Pirate Named Molly to the folklore inspired Naughty Young Shepherd (The Boy Who Cried Wolf). Holiday limericks include A Reindeer Named Charley and A Creepy Old Witch. Nursery Rhyme adaptations include A Spider Named ...more
Paperback, 36 pages
Published March 28th 2013 by Tenkids Publishing Company (first published January 12th 2013)
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Don O'goodreader
Jun 17, 2013 Don O'goodreader rated it it was amazing
Shelves: juvenile, first-reads
G-rated limericks for the 4-14 set. There is something universal about the limerick, more structured the haiku and more accessible than the sonnet. The limerick is poetry for everyone.

For the youngest, this is a good book for parents to read, and for the older ones, there is a section at the back on how to write limericks for them to try their hand at this universal art.

A charming book for the K-8 crowd.

For more see: http://1book42day.blogspot.com/2013/0...

I won a copy of this book in a Goodrea
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Erin Elizabeth
Dec 31, 2013 Erin Elizabeth rated it it was amazing
I ordered this book last week and I absolutely love it! As an elementary teacher, I like to collect books that I can use in the classroom. This is the perfect tool to use to introduce poetry and limericks! It has a variety of poems that students love from silly and fun, to educational and holiday themed. I especially like the how-to guide at the end. It is easy to use and kid-friendly! I recommend this to all teachers and anyone who loves limericks!
Carole
Dec 28, 2013 Carole rated it really liked it
Shelves: first-reads
A book of 56 imericks for Kids. A Lot of Fun. Includes a "How to Write Limerick Guide" and a "Rhyming Word Cheat Sheet" so kids can experoiment making up their own limericks. I am sending it to my grandchildren I know they will love it.

I am looking forward to the next book, "A Pumpkin Named Lilly. I won this on Goodreads.
Alicia
Jun 25, 2013 Alicia rated it it was amazing
Won this copy & just got it today and it was pretty cute :) I might have to give it to my little nephew so he can enjoy this. I also love the Rhyming word sheet at the end so kids can write their own stuff and maybe rhyme with some stuff in their story. Its a pretty great book for little kids :)
Erika Thomas
Jul 08, 2013 Erika Thomas rated it really liked it
great book - my 7 year old granddaughter just loved it.
Jules
Sep 08, 2013 Jules rated it liked it
This was a cute book for elementary-school-aged kids. It was full of goofy little limericks. Some of them were theme-based (holidays and such, or with a mini-lesson to learn), and some were just for fun.
I won this book through Goodreads, so maybe my copy was different than the one you might find in a store, but it had plenty of marks suggesting which limericks should stay in the book, and which should be edited out. That was kind of distracting.
One thing I would like to point out - this book
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