I Saw an Invisible Lion Today

Quatrains

From the Series Poetry Adventures

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

Quatrain? What kind of train is that? Actually, it’s a poem! Quatrains are poems with patterns of rhyming words. Award-winning author Brian P. Cleary explains how quatrains work—and shows some of the many ways they can be written.

I Saw an Invisible Lion Today is packed with poems on subjects ranging from grandmothers to muzaloos to make you giggle and howl. And when you’ve finished reading, you can try your hand at writing your own poems!

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978-1-46779-731-3
$6.95 $6.95
978-1-46779-732-0
$39.99 $29.99
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Copyright 2016
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Millbrook Press ™
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2016-01-01
Reading Counts! Level 3.4
BISACS JNF042000, JNF029010, JNF042010
Dewey 811
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7 x 9
Guided Reading Level P
Features Bibliography/further reading, Original artwork, Reviewed, and Table of contents

Reviews

School Library Journal

“An appealing introduction to quatrains that will be useful for encouraging students to create their own poems.”—School Library Journal

Illustrator: Richard Watson

Richard Watson spent many of his younger years drawing medieval knights, dragons, and entire comic books inspired by his love of reading. He studied illustration at Lincoln University and lives in the north of England.

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.