Skin Like Milk, Hair of Silk
What Are Similes and Metaphors?
From the Series Words Are CATegorical ®
Are you as clever as a fox? Or perhaps you’re as sharp as any spike? If so, this book will be a piece of cake! Clever rhymes from Brian P. Cleary and humorous illustrations from Brian Gable present similes and metaphors. When it comes to grammar, this team is not as slow as thick molasses. Oh no, they’re as bright as polished pennies! Each simile and metaphor is printed in color for easy identification in this gem of a book. Read it aloud and share in the delight of the sense—and nonsense—of words.
|Interest Level||Grade 2 - Grade 5|
|Reading Level||Grade 3|
|BISACS||JNF029040, JNF029000, JNF029020|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Imprint||Millbrook Press, Lerner Digital ™|
|Number of Pages||32|
|Reading Counts! Level||3.2|
|ISBN||9780822591511, 9780761339458, 9780761357421, 9780761373094, 9781512479775|
|Title Format||Library Bound Hardcover, Paperback, Multi-user ebook, Interactive Book, Audisee® eBook with Audio|
|Dimensions||7 x 9|
|Guided Reading Level||O|
|Features||Author/Illustrator biography, Original artwork, and Reviewed|
School Library Journal
Author: Brian P. Cleary
Brian P. Cleary is the author of the Words Are CATegorical®, Math Is CATegorical®, Food Is CATegorical™, and Animal Groups Are CATegorical™ series, as well as several picture books. He lives in Cleveland, Ohio.
Illustrator: Brian Gable
Brian Gable is the illustrator of many of the best-selling Words Are CATegorical® books, as well as the Math Is CATegorical® series. Mr. Gable lives in Toronto, Canada.