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Mirror Mirror : A Book of Reversible Verse (School And Library) (Marilyn Singer)
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With 6 starred reviews, 8 best of the year lists, and over 20 state award nominations, everyone is raving aboutMirror Mirror!"Remarkable."The Washington Post"This mind-bending poetry is accompanied by Masse's equally intelligent, equally amusing art."Time Out New York for KidsWhat’s brewing when two favoritespoetry and fairy talesare turned (literally) on their heads? It’s a revolutionary recipe: an infectious new genre of poetry and a lovably modern take on classic stories.
First, read the poems forward (how old-fashioned!), then reverse the lines and read again to give familiar tales, from Sleeping Beauty to that Charming Prince, a delicious new spin. Witty, irreverent, and warm, this gorgeously illustrated and utterly unique offering holds a mirror up to language and fairy tales, and renews the fun and magic of both.