by Diggory Shields, Carol
The jungle nightUnfold the tall, skinny page covered by an inky, star-spattered sky to find a... chimpanzee! Seeming to grow right out of the night sky, the midnight-colored chimp gazes out at the reader with solemn, wise eyes. Turn the page to find another animagical poem about a pink flamingo, then a blue parrot, a red crab--a whole jungle full of brightly hued critters, complete with riddle verses and fold-out pages revealing the animal behind the enigmatic rhyme.
is black and deep,
And soon I'll join
One dozen tricks of the eye challenge readers young and old with whimsical paintings of a butterfly lurking behind an orange flower, a frog camouflaged by leaves, and a swan disguised as a snowman. So open those eyes wide and see what you can see! (Ages 3 to 7) --Emilie Coulter
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