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Poems I Wrote When No One Was Looking

Poems I Wrote When No One Was Looking

Illustrated by: Edward Koren
For Ages: 7 - 10
Laugh out loud on this hilarious journey through the kooky creations of Alan Katz and Edward Koren. From the giggle-until-it-hurts author that brought you the Silly Dilly series, this collection of side-splitting verse will have readers slapping their knees and rolling in the aisles. Whether you’re staying out of trouble or constantly causing it, these rowdy rhymes turn our wacky world upside-down to reveal the pitfalls of hopeless homework, tricky travels, sibling shenanigans, and everything in between.
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  • Margaret K. McElderry Books | 
  • 160 pages | 
  • ISBN 9781416935186 | 
  • October 2011 | 
  • Grades 2 - 5
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Alan Katz: Pet Peeve

When kids choose other entertainment over books, writing and reading, Alan gets frustrated.

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About the Author

Alan Katz
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Alan Katz

Alan Katz is the author of many seriously silly books for children, including the bestselling Take Me Out of the Bathtub and Other Silly Dilly Songs, illustrated by David Catrow. Alan lives in Fairfield County, Connecticut, with his journalist wife, Rose, and their four children. He can also be found at alankatzbooks.com.

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