Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Anything But a Grabooberry” as Want to Read:
Anything But a Grabooberry
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Anything But a Grabooberry

by
3.8 of 5 stars 3.80  ·  rating details  ·  5 ratings  ·  1 review
Anything but a Grabooberry uses typography in a radical way. Imaginative typeplay vividly illustrates this absurd nonsense verse—as letters change shape and texture to create the word and tell a story. An ideal early reader, the book helps children decipher words as puzzles. Its pioneering use of graphic design in a children’s book is bound to appeal to graphic designers a ...more
Hardcover, 48 pages
Published September 1st 2004 by Tara Books
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Anything But a Grabooberry, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Anything But a Grabooberry

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-11 of 11)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Bobby
Great for children who are just beginning to read. Very appealing visually with many words shaped like the things they represent. A light fun book.
Anaeka
Anaeka marked it as to-read
Jan 10, 2015
Vignesh
Vignesh marked it as to-read
Sep 09, 2014
Jazz Clarke
Jazz Clarke marked it as to-read
Feb 21, 2013
Rachel
Rachel added it
May 08, 2008
Lisa Vegan
Lisa Vegan marked it as to-read
May 06, 2008
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
397954
Anushka Ravishankar, a mathematics graduate, has made a name for herself internationally as an Indian children’s writer, with over 10 books of verse, fiction and non-fiction. Her special talent is in the area of nonsense verse, where she brilliantly adapts this difficult genre to Indian English usage, without a false note. Anushka Ravishankar can be said to have pioneered the Indian English nonsen ...more
More about Anushka Ravishankar...
Tiger on a Tree Elephants Never Forget To Market! To Market! The Rumour At least a Fish (Zain and Ana, #2)

Share This Book