Carol Wilcox, who brings us today's featured book review, is another Cybils regular. A literacy coach and reading intervention teacher, she's been blogging at Carol's Corner since 2007, and in addition to posting a variety of reviews, she also participates in Poetry Friday. Fun fact: her very first blog post mentions wanting to be a judge for Cybils!
Recently, she reviewed a couple of Cybils poetry nominees that both teach and entertain--one of them was Take Two!: A Celebration of Twins by J. Patrick Lewis and Jane Yolen, illustrated by Sophie Blackall. Whether you have twins, are a twin, or just know a twin or two, this one's sure to amuse. In her review, Carol gave a brief description of the contents:
Read the full post and a sample poem here, as well as a brief review of Cybils-nominated title unBeelievables by Douglas Florian.
There are sections about "Twins in the Waiting Womb," "Twinfants," "How to be One," and "Famous Twins." And each two page spread includes at least one twin fact.