Random Body Parts: Gross Anatomy Riddles in Verse
Witty and nimble verse about body parts pairs with whimsical drawings in this informative, fun science poetry collection. Each poem that follows poses a puzzle in verse (with a sly wink and a nod to Shakespeare) and provides hints for uncovering the body part in question. Sidebars further educate readers about the anatomical subject in question, while appended notes offer a crash course on poetic form and a few facts about the Shakespearean works that inspired the verses. A glossary for science terms is included in the back matter. Creative nonfiction companion to anatomy study at any grade level.