Chicken scratches : chicken rhymes and poultry poetry /

Celebrates the eccentric behavior of chickens, from a chicken who laid an egg as she danced, to a chicken who dresses up on Halloween as a deviled egg, to a chicken who is a sumo wrestler.

Main Author: Shannon, George.
Other Authors: Brunelle, Lynn.
Language: English
Published: San Francisco, Calif. : Chronicle Books, 2010.
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Format: Printed Book Book Nonfiction
Summary: Celebrates the eccentric behavior of chickens, from a chicken who laid an egg as she danced, to a chicken who dresses up on Halloween as a deviled egg, to a chicken who is a sumo wrestler.
Physical Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 21 cm.
ISBN: 9780811866484
0811866483
Author Notes: George Shannon is an American author. He was born on February 14, 1952 in Caldwell, Kansas. A former children's librarian and professional storyteller, he has worked as a freelance writer and lecturer for over 25 years. Though primarily a children's author, his YA title Unlived Affections was nominated for a Lambda Literary award in 1990. Lizard's Song was his first children's book to be accepted. His other titles include: Who Put the Cookies in the Cookie Jar, A Very Witchy Spelling Bee, Turkey Tot, Rabbit's Gift and Chicken Scratches.

(Bowker Author Biography)