Kenn Nesbitt is the award-winning author of many collections of funny poetry for kids, including The Tighty-Whitey Spider and My Hippo Has the Hiccups. His newest books, including his first picture book, MORE BEARS!, have gotten rave reviews from School Library Journal, Publisher’s Weekly, and Kirkus, as well as from parents, teachers, and children.
His poems have appeared many bestselling anthologies, including every book in the popular Kids Pick the Funniest Poems series, and anthologies from Scholastic with nearly 2 million copies in print. His works have been in dozens of school textbooks around the world, as well as national television programs, and numerous children's magazines. Kenn travels the country, visiting over 60 schools each year, sharing his wacky brand of poetry with kids nationwide, and helping to create a new generation of poetry lovers. His website, Poetry4Kids, is the most popular children's poetry website on the Internet.
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