A Bright BestiaryBook - 2006
Have you seen a green frog--splash!--turn blue?
Or a red donkey throw a red-hot tantrum?
In this bright bestiary, poet Julie Larios and painter Julie Paschkis cast a menagerie of animals in brilliantly unexpected hues--encouraging us to see the familiar in surprising new ways.
From Library Staff
LPL_Childrens Aug 22, 2017
In real life elephants aren't yellow, of course -- but can they be in a poem? Of course they can! Just like cats can by pink and puppies purple. "Pink collar. / Pink bell. / Pink pillow. / Pink bowl. / And a pink yawn at dawn. / Outside, the city -- hot and hazy. / Inside, cool kitty / feeli... Read More »
Share a bestiary with the child in your life. Yellow Elephant is full of beautiful illustrations and a poetic tone.