Brian P. Cleary
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  Something Sure Smells Around Here: Limericks
written by Brian P. Cleary
illus. by Andy Rowland
Millbrook Press / Lerner
grades 2 to 5
Something Sure Smells Around Here: Limericks

What do you get when you combine a poem and a joke? A limerick!

These five-line rhyming poems are funny, silly, and sly. Award-winning author Brian P. Cleary explains how limericks work—and shows how these little poems can trigger big laughs. Something Sure Smells Around Here is packed with hilarious poems to make you chuckle and chortle.

And when you’ve finished reading, you can try your hand at writing your own limericks!

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