The Wishing Bone and Other Poems

By: Mitchell, Stephen

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Amusingly absurd and playfully profound, this delightfully illustrated volume of original poems is sure to tickle the fancy of children and adults alike.

It happened on a winter's day
(The air was cold, the sky was gray):
Out walking in the woods alone,
I came upon a wishing bone.
What would you do if everything you wished came true? How does a white rhinoceros take his tea? Where can you find the elusive purple tiger? Who wanders in the whiffle bog on a bilgy, bulgy night? Resonating with childlike questions, the fanciful poems in THE WISHING BONE invite readers to think and to dream. Full of illustrations as fresh and whimsical as the verse, here is a collection to read aloud and savor for its sheer verbal and visual exuberance.

Title: The Wishing Bone and Other Poems

Author Name: Mitchell, Stephen

Categories: Poetry, Children/Juvenile Fiction & Non-fiction,

Edition: Stated First Edition

Publisher: Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A., Candlewick Pr: 2003

ISBN Number: 0763611182

ISBN Number 13: 9780763611187

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Brand New

Jacket Condition: Brand New

Seller ID: 019561

Description: Beautifully illustrated by Tom Pohry, "this collection of playful poems begs to be read aloud, shared and savored for its sheer verbal and visual exuberance."

Keywords: Children's Poetry,