Perfect for confident children and shy readers alike, this book teaches all sorts of clever ways to enjoy poetry. Children will learn 20 techniques for reading aloud by trying out 20 funny and thoughtful original poems by award-winning performance poet Joseph Coelho. There are tongue twisters, poems to project, poems to whisper, poems to make you laugh. There are loud poems to perform to a whole class and quiet ones for someone's ear. Richly textured and stylish illustrations bring each page to life.