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Neighbors: The Yard Critters Too

liked it 3.00  ·  Rating details ·  7 ratings  ·  5 reviews
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published January 1st 2013 by Filsinger & Company, Limited
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Susan Keefe
Dec 12, 2017 rated it it was amazing
After reading the beautifully written and highly entertaining NEIGHBORS: The Yard Critters, Book 1, I was really looking forward to sitting down with my granddaughter to read this, the second book in this series. As I looked at the cover, before I even opened it, I could tell I was not going to be disappointed.

Yet again George Held has done a wonderful job writing enchanting rhyming verse which not only captivated my little one, but also taught her many interesting things about some more new cri
Sep 21, 2017 rated it did not like it
Shelves: childrens-poetry
Love the large size of this book and the grand attention given to these familiar things. But I could not connect with the poems, which seemed to want to please me too much with obvious rhyme, but were not careful (the rhymes did not come in a pattern I could look forward to), and often seemed like encyclopedia facts broken into quick lines (for the sake of an easy read).
Aug 09, 2013 rated it liked it
The illustrations are great, but the text doesn't match- much higher vocabulary required of a reader than the illustrations would attract.
May 31, 2013 rated it it was ok
Shelves: children
The illustrations in this book are really great, but I found the poems to be annoying.
Mary Lee
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Nov 16, 2013
Wendy Garland
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Christine Turner
Note: large (big) book.
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An eight-time Pushcart nominee, George Held has published poems in three dozen anthologies and in journals such as New York Quarterly, House Organ, and Connotation, short fiction in Confrontation, Home Planet News, and Pennsylvania Literary Journal, satires at, and book reviews in Notre Dame Review, Bloomsbury Review, and American Book Review. Among his twenty titles are PHA ...more