34th out of 154 books — 82 voters
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Nonsense!” as Want to Read:
A rhino with wings, a bat with a hat, a book-reading bunny? Nonsense! But author-illustrator Sally Kahler Phillips shows us more than obvious nonsense--she reminds us that there's another kind of nonsense at large in the world-- a less delightful and more insidious sort that occurs every time a child is belittled or not taken seriously. And that's the kind of nonsense no o ...more
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published January 24th 2006 by Random House Books for Young Readers
(first published 2006)
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
(showing 1-29 of 30)
Jun 02, 2012 Fjóla rated it 4 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: 4 - 8 year olds
This looked like one of those silly, frivolous books, but the bright pink cover compelled me to pick it up. Indeed, it gave way to some giggles from my 3 year old. We've been reading it over and over, and sometimes 2 or 3 times in the same sitting. He also liked how the word NONSENSE was spelled out in big using plants, flowers, vegetables, and was in general really drawn to the colorful pages and particular details of the illustrations. The last three spreads finally, in a surprising twist, tak ...more