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Simple text introduces homonyms, words that sound and look the same but have different meanings, and homophones, words that sound alike, but have different spellings and meaning.
By Brian Gable (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780822567103, titled "How Much Can a Bare Bear Bear?: What Are Homonyms and Homophones?" | Reprint edition (First Avenue Editions, September 1, 2007), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Simple text introduces homonyms, words that sound and look the same but have different meanings, and homophones, words that sound alike, but have different spellings and meaning.

Miscellaneous:

9780822563624, titled "How Much Can a Bare Bear Bear?: What Are Homonyms and Homophones?" | Millbrook Pr, January 1, 2012, cover price $25.26

School and Library:

9781575058245 | Millbrook Pr, September 1, 2005, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Simple text introduces homonyms, words that sound and look the same but have different meanings, and homophones, words that sound alike, but have different spellings and meaning.

One book is never enough to explore the wide range of amazing adjectives! The crazy cats deliver loads of additional examples to illustrate the potent power of adjectives to describe the wonderful world around us―and our incredible imaginations. Brian P. Cleary’s playful verse and Brian Gable’s comical cats turn traditional grammar lessons on end. Each adjective is printed in color for easy identification. Read this book aloud and share the delight of the sense―and nonsense―of words.
By Brian Gable (illustrator)

Paperback:

9781580139366 | Reprint edition (First Avenue Editions, September 1, 2009), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: One book is never enough to explore the wide range of amazing adjectives!

Miscellaneous:

9781580136952 | Millbrook Pr, January 1, 2012, cover price $25.26

School and Library:

9780822567097 | Millbrook Pr, September 1, 2007, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Rhyming text and illustrations present numerous examples of adjectives and their functions.

Whimsical rhymes and humorous illustrations explain the concept of synonyms.
By Brian Gable (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780822568773 | First Avenue Editions, January 24, 2007, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Whimsical rhymes and humorous illustrations explain the concept of synonyms.

Miscellaneous:

9781575059075 | Millbrook Pr, January 1, 2012, cover price $25.26

School and Library:

9781575057965 | Carolrhoda Books, November 1, 2004, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Whimsical rhymes and humorous illustrations explain the concept of synonyms.

One book is never enough to explore the wide range of verbs! The crazy cats deliver loads of additional examples to illustrate the power of both action verbs and linking verbs. Brian P. Cleary's playful verse and Brian Gable's comical cats turn traditional grammar lessons on end. Each verb is printed in color for easy identification. Read this book aloud and share the delight of the sense and nonsense of words.
By Brian Gable (illustrator)

Paperback:

9781580139359 | First Avenue Editions, March 1, 2009, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: One book is never enough to explore the wide range of verbs!

Miscellaneous:

9780822588054 | Millbrook Pr, January 1, 2012, cover price $25.26

School and Library:

9780822562078 | Millbrook Pr, December 21, 2006, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Rhyming text and illustrations of comical cats present numerous examples of verbs and their functions.

Prebinding:

9781439599440 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 9, 2009), cover price $15.95

What is an antonym? You’ll find the answer inside this book―it’s all about antonyms! Author Brian P. Cleary and illustrator Brian Gable creatively clarify (not confuse) the concept of antonyms. Their clever (not foolish) rhymes and comical (not serious) illustrations combine to highlight key words. Each pair or group of antonyms is printed in color for easy identification.
By Brian Gable (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780822590255 | Reprint edition (First Avenue Editions, July 1, 2008), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: What is an antonym?

Miscellaneous:

9780822565352 | Millbrook Pr, January 1, 2012, cover price $25.26

School and Library:

9781575058603 | Millbrook Pr, January 1, 2006, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: 'What is an antonym?

An introduction to poetry that uses humorous poems, illustrations, and annotations to clarify terms and explain different types of poems, such as macaronic verse, concrete poems, and limericks.
By Neal Layton (illustrator)

Miscellaneous:

9781575057903 | Carolrhoda Books, August 1, 2010, cover price $12.71

School and Library:

9781575055978 | Carolrhoda Books, February 1, 2004, cover price $26.65 | About this edition: An introduction to poetry that uses humorous poems, illustrations, and annotations to clarify terms and explain different types of poems, such as macaronic verse, concrete poems, and limericks.

Introduces young readers to punning, with examples in rhyming sentences about music, animals, food, and geography.
By J. P. Sandy (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9781575058498 | Millbrook Pr, January 15, 2006, cover price $26.65 | About this edition: Introduces young readers to punning, with examples in rhyming sentences about music, animals, food, and geography.

Miscellaneous:

9780822565376, titled "Rhyme and Punishment: Adventures in Wordplay" | Millbrook Pr, August 1, 2010, cover price $15.95

A large family celebrates Hanukkah by cleaning the house, entertaining guests, and preparing delicious food.
By David Udovic (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9781580131520 | Kar-Ben Pub, August 15, 2006, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A large family celebrates Hanukkah by cleaning the house, entertaining guests, and preparing delicious food.

Paperback:

9781580132299 | Kar-Ben Pub, August 15, 2006, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: A large family celebrates Hanukkah by cleaning the house, entertaining guests, and preparing delicious food.

Miscellaneous:

9780761348702 | Kar-Ben Pub, August 1, 2010, cover price $12.71

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Product Description: Think you know everything? Think again! For most of us, adulthood is the (incorrect!) notion that we know everything there is to know by the time we've said good-bye to our teenage years. This collection is here to prove you wrong...read more

Hardcover:

9780762437924 | Running Pr Book Pub, March 30, 2010, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Think you know everything?

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Product Description: Brian Cleary and Brian Gable bring their trademark sense of humor to the subject of measuring length. A rhyming text filled with funny examples explains how to use and compare metric and U.S. customary units of length. Readers are also introduced to the tools they need to measure length―rulers, metersticks, and more...read more
By Brian Gable (illustrator)

Paperback:

9781580138444 | Reprint edition (First Avenue Editions, September 1, 2009), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Brian Cleary and Brian Gable bring their trademark sense of humor to the subject of measuring length.

School and Library:

9780822566946 | Millbrook Pr, July 11, 2007, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A rhyming text filled with humorous examples explains how to use and compare metric and U.

Product Description: The best-selling Words Are Categorical series introduces young readers to different types of words through rhyming verse and illustrations of comical cartoon cats. Offering a lighthearted perspective, each title shows readers the fun and entertaining world of language.
By Jenya Prosmitsky (illustrator)

Paperback:

9781575054186, titled "To Root, to Toot, to Parachute: What Is a Verb?" | Carolrhoda Books, January 1, 2002, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Rhyming text and illustrations of comical cats present numerous examples of verbs, from 'toss and tumble,' 'jump and jam,' to 'whine and whisper,' 'sleep and slam.

School and Library:

9780822521105 | Lerner Pub Group, April 1, 2001, cover price $21.27 | About this edition: Rhyming text and illustrations of comical cats present numerous examples of verbs, from 'toss and tumble,' 'jump and jam,' to 'whine and whisper,' 'sleep and slam.
9781575054032, titled "To Root to Toot to Parachute: What Is a Verb" | Carolrhoda Books, April 1, 2001, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Rhyming text and illustrations of comical cats present numerous examples of verbs, from 'toss and tumble,' 'jump and jam,' to 'whine and whisper,' 'sleep and slam.

Reinforced:

9780606248228 | Demco Media, April 1, 2002, cover price $14.66 | About this edition: Rhyming text and illustrations of comical cats present numerous examples of verbs, from 'toss and tumble,' 'jump and jam,' to 'whine and whisper,' 'sleep and slam.

Prebinding:

9781442007536, titled "To Root, to Toot, to Parachute: What Is a Verb?" | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 9, 2009), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: The best-selling Words Are Categorical series introduces young readers to different types of words through rhyming verse and illustrations of comical cartoon cats.

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Product Description: The author and illustrator of the best-selling Words Are CATegorical® series brings their trademark sense of humor to the subject of subtraction. Rhyming text filled with funny, countable examples shows what it means to take one number away from another...read more
By Brian Gable (illustrator)

Paperback:

9781580138437 | Reprint edition (First Avenue Editions, September 1, 2008), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: The author and illustrator of the best-selling Words Are CATegorical® series brings their trademark sense of humor to the subject of subtraction.

School and Library:

9780761394617 | Millbrook Pr, July 5, 2006, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Humorous examples and rhyming text help explain subtraction.

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Product Description: One book couldn't possibly be enough to cover the topic of nouns. The cats are back with their comical examples to drive home to readers just what a noun is. Specific types of nouns―such as abstract nouns and proper nouns―are also introduced in this giggle-a-page expansion on the topic...read more
By Brian Gable (illustrator)

Paperback:

9781580139342 | Reprint edition (First Avenue Editions, September 1, 2008), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: One book couldn't possibly be enough to cover the topic of nouns.

School and Library:

9781575059372 | Millbrook Pr, August 15, 2006, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: 'A humorous introduction to nouns.

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The first title in the Math Is CATegorical series familiarizes readers with the concept of addition and its key terms. Reprint.
By Brian P. Cleary and Brian Gable (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780822566953 | Reprint edition (First Avenue Editions, September 1, 2007), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Introduces young readers to the concept of addition and its key terms through the use of images from school, baseball, and birthday parties.

School and Library:

9781575058597 | Millbrook Pr, June 1, 2005, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Introduces young readers to the concept of addition and its key terms through the use of images from school, baseball, and birthday parties.

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Introduces young readers to the alphabet by presenting a short verse of rhyming words for each letter.
By Brian P. Cleary and Betsy E. Snyder (illustrator)

School and Library:

9780822561880 | Millbrook Pr, December 22, 2006, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Introduces young readers to the alphabet by presenting a short verse of rhyming words for each letter.

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Rhyming text and illustrations of comical cats present numerous examples of pronouns and their functions, from 'he' and 'she' to 'anyone', 'neither', and 'which.'
By Brian P. Cleary and Brian Gable (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780822564690 | First Avenue Editions, August 15, 2006, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Rhyming text and illustrations of comical cats present numerous examples of pronouns and their functions, from 'he' and 'she' to 'anyone', 'neither', and 'which.

School and Library:

9781575055961 | Carolrhoda Books, February 1, 2004, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Rhyming text and illustrations of comical cats present numerous examples of pronouns and their functions, from 'he' and 'she' to 'anyone', 'neither', and 'which.

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Rhyming text and illustrations present numerous examples of adverbs and their functions.
By Brian P. Cleary and Brian Gable (illustrator)

Paperback:

9781575059198 | First Avenue Editions, May 16, 2005, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Rhyming text and illustrations present numerous examples of adverbs and their functions.

School and Library:

9780876149249 | Carolrhoda Books, April 1, 2003, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Rhyming text and illustrations present numerous examples of adverbs and their functions.

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Rhyming text and illustrations of comical cats present numerous examples of nouns, from 'gown' and 'crown' to 'boat', 'coat', and 'clown.'

Prebinding:

9780613438506 | Turtleback Books, December 1, 2003, cover price $17.15 | About this edition: Rhyming text and illustrations of comical cats present numerous examples of nouns, from 'gown' and 'crown' to 'boat', 'coat', and 'clown.

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Rhyming text and illustrations describe and present examples of prepositions, including 'to,' 'by,' 'in,' and 'beneath.'

Paperback:

9781575052014, titled "Under, Over, by the Clover: What Is a Preposition?" | Carolrhoda Books, September 1, 2003, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Rhyming text and illustrations describe and present examples of prepositions, including 'to,' 'by,' 'in,' and 'beneath.

School and Library:

9781575055244, titled "Under, Over, by the Clover: What Is a Preposition?" | Carolrhoda Books, February 1, 2002, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Rhyming text and illustrations describe and present examples of prepositions, including 'to,' 'by,' 'in,' and 'beneath.

Reinforced:

9780606283380 | Demco Media, April 1, 2002, cover price $14.66 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

Prebinding:

9780613681407 | Turtleback Books, December 1, 2003, cover price $17.15 | About this edition: Rhyming text and illustrations describe and present examples of prepositions, including 'to,' 'by,' 'in,' and 'beneath.

Rhyming text and illustrations of comical cats present numerous examples of nouns, from 'gown' and 'crown' to 'boat', 'coat', and 'clown.'
By Jenya Prosmitsky (illustrator)

Paperback:

9781575054179, titled "A Mink, a Fink, a Skating Rink: What Is a Noun?" | Carolrhoda Books, March 1, 2000, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Rhyming text and illustrations of comical cats present numerous examples of nouns, from 'gown' and 'crown' to 'boat', 'coat', and 'clown.

School and Library:

9781575054025, titled "A Mink, a Fink, a Skating Rink: What Is a Noun?" | Lerner Pub Group, September 1, 1999, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Rhyming text and illustrations of comical cats present numerous examples of nouns, from 'gown' and 'crown' to 'boat', 'coat', and 'clown.
9780822521099 | Lerner Pub Group, July 1, 1999, cover price $21.27 | About this edition: Rhyming text and illustrations of comical cats present numerous examples of nouns, from 'gown' and 'crown' to 'boat', 'coat', and 'clown.

Reinforced:

9780606248242, titled "A Mink, a Fink, a Skating Rink: What Is a Noun?" | Demco Media, April 1, 2002, cover price $14.66 | About this edition: Rhyming text and illustrations of comical cats present numerous examples of nouns, from 'gown' and 'crown' to 'boat', 'coat', and 'clown.

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Rhyming text and illustrations of comical cats present numerous examples of adjectives, from 'hairy, scary, cool, and ordinary' to 'tan and tall,' 'funny, frisky, smooth, and small.'
By Brian P. Cleary and Jenya Prosmitsky (illustrator)

Paperback:

9781575055541, titled "Hairy, Scary, Ordinary: What Is an Adjective?" | Carolrhoda Books, September 1, 2001, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Rhyming text and illustrations of comical cats present numerous examples of adjectives, from 'hairy, scary, cool, and ordinary' to 'tan and tall,' 'funny, frisky, smooth, and small.

School and Library:

9781575054018, titled "Hairy, Scary, Ordinary: What Is an Adjective?" | Carolrhoda Books, June 1, 2000, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Rhyming text and illustrations of comical cats present numerous examples of adjectives, from 'hairy, scary, cool, and ordinary' to 'tan and tall,' 'funny, frisky, smooth, and small'

Library:

9780822521082 | Lerner Pub Group, March 1, 2000, cover price $21.27 | About this edition: Rhyming text and illustrations of comical cats present numerous examples of adjectives, from 'hairy, scary, cool, and ordinary' to 'tan and tall,' 'funny, frisky, smooth, and small'

Reinforced:

9780606248235, titled "Hairy, Scary, Ordinary: What Is an Adjective?" | Demco Media, April 1, 2002, cover price $14.66 | About this edition: Rhyming text and illustrations of comical cats present numerous examples of adjectives, from 'hairy, scary, cool, and ordinary' to 'tan and tall,' 'funny, frisky, smooth, and small.

Prebinding:

9780613438292, titled "Hairy, Scary, Ordinary: What Is an Adjective?" | Turtleback Books, December 1, 2003, cover price $17.15 | About this edition: Rhyming text and illustrations of comical cats present numerous examples of adjectives, from 'hairy, scary, cool, and ordinary' to 'tan and tall,' 'funny, frisky, smooth, and small.

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A girl tells her family's story in rhyme with humorous detail based on puns using the names of food.
By Brian P. Cleary and Rick Dupre (illustrator)

Library:

9780822521150 | Lerner Pub Group, April 1, 1996, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: A girl tells her family's story in rhyme with humorous detail based on puns using the names of food.

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In a humorous rhyming verse filled with musical puns a boy tries to run from a piano lesson
By Brian P. Cleary and Rick Dupre (illustrator)

Library:

9780822521167 | Lerner Pub Group, March 1, 1996, cover price $18.60 | About this edition: In a humorous rhyming verse filled with musical puns a boy tries to run from a piano lesson

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A humorous rhyming tale, filled with puns based on geographical names
By Brian P. Cleary and Rick Dupre (illustrator)

Library:

9780822521143 | Lerner Pub Group, March 1, 1996, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: A humorous rhyming tale, filled with puns based on geographical names

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A boy paints a humorous picture of the members of his family, describing them in pun-filled rhymes based on animal names
By Brian P. Cleary and Rick Dupre (illustrator)

Library:

9780822521174 | Lerner Pub Group, March 1, 1996, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: A boy paints a humorous picture of the members of his family, describing them in pun-filled rhymes based on animal names

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