Have You Ever Seen A Smack of Jellyfish?

Have You Ever Seen A Smack of Jellyfish?

An Alphabet Book

Book - 2010
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Random House, Inc.
After discovering that a group of ferrets is called a business, Sarah Asper-Smith became fascinated with the intersection of language and the natural world. Using bold prints overlaid on vibrant colors, she created Have You Ever Seen a Smack of Jellyfish? to chronicle the poetic words used to describe the magnificent animal kingdom. From a knot of frogs to a watch of nightingales, the book takes the reader on a fascinating journey through the alphabet with animals as their guide, starting with an army of ants, and ending with a zeal of zebras. The color illustrations and playful use of language will appeal to readers of all ages.

Baker & Taylor
Explores the alphabet and animals through their collective nouns, including a covey of quails, a string of ponies, and a murder of crows.

Perseus Publishing
After discovering that a group of ferrets is called a business, Sarah Asper-Smith became fascinated with the intersection of language and the natural world. Using bold prints overlaid on vibrant colors, she created Have You Ever Seen a Smack of Jellyfish? to chronicle the poetic words used to describe the magnificent animal kingdom. From a knot of frogs to a watch of nightingales, the book takes the reader on a fascinating journey through the alphabet with animals as its guide, including an army of ants, a gaggle of geese, and a zeal of zebras. This book's color illustrations and playful use of language appeal to readers of all ages.


Publisher: Seattle, Wash. : Sasquatch Books, c2010
ISBN: 9781570616877
Branch Call Number: JX 421.1 ASP
Characteristics: [32] p. :,col. ill. ;,23 x 28 cm.

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