Wednesday, June 4, 2008

Gorgonzola: A Very STINKYsaurus

Palatini, Margie. 2008. Gorgonzola: A very stinkysaurus. Ill. by Tim Bowers. New York: Katherine Tegen.

Margie Palatini is always funny. This is not my favorite of her books, but it's definitely funny, with the biggest laugh coming on the final page.

A good choice for teaching hygiene to preschoolers,

"Birdie handed over a large toothbrush...and stood back a safe distance. 'Okay,' she called out from a no-smell zone. Go to it!'... 'And don't forget to floss. You've got stuff stuck in there from the Mesozoic era.'...Gorgonzola gargled. 'What do you think? Minty, huh?'


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