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Mrs. Brown on Exhibit

Mrs. Brown on Exhibit

And Other Museum Poems

Illustrated by: R.W. Alley
For Ages: 6 - 10
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Mrs. Brown loves museums -- and so does her class! In fact, these cultural connoisseurs are just wild about field trips. Whether it's sneaking up on an ancient Egyptian mummy, walking into a room of fluttering butterflies, or stomping through a giant heart, this class surely makes the grade when it comes to fun. They even take a tour of a skull exhibit and visit a lady who turned to soap! But the excitement doesn't stop there -- author Susan Katz uses a wide variety of poetic forms and unusual exhibits to show just how fascinating museums can be. Her text paired with the hilarious illustrations of acclaimed artist R. W. Alley will have readers grabbing their permission slips and readying themselves for a day of museum madness.
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  • Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers | 
  • 40 pages | 
  • ISBN 9780689829703 | 
  • July 2002 | 
  • Grades 1 - 4
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About the Author

Susan Katz

Susan Katz is the author of Mrs. Brown on Exhibit as well as Snowdrops for Cousin Ruth, which was featured in Publishers Weekly's "Flying Starts." She has taught at Community College of Philadelphia and runs poetry workshops for children, in schools and elsewhere. She lives with her husband and son in Phoenixville, Pennsylvania.

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