Madam and Nun and 1001

What Is a Palindrome?

From the Series Words Are CATegorical ®

  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

What is a palindrome? Read this book forward or backward to find out! Brian P. Cleary and Brian Gable pair up to wow readers with playful rhymes and eye-catching illustrations that introduce palindromes--words, phrases, or numbers that are spelled the same forward and backward. Each palindrome is printed in color for easy identification. Aha! You found one! Madam and Nun and 1001: What Is a Palindrome? turns traditional grammar lessons on end. Read it aloud and share in the delight of the sense--and nonsense--of words.

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Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
BISACS JNF029040, JNF029000, JNF029020
Copyright 2012
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Millbrook Press, Lerner Digital ™
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2012-08-01
ISBN 9780761349198, 9781467726283, 9781467701327, 9781512416374, 9781512479690
Title Format Library Bound Hardcover, Paperback, Multi-user ebook, Interactive Book, Audisee® eBook with Audio
Dewey 793.734
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 610
Guided Reading Level O
Features Reviewed


Kirkus Reviews

“A provocation to wordplay.” —Kirkus Reviews

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.

Narrator: Intuitive