The Tickle Tree
A title must attract or the book will not be opened. The book is funny. Rhymes are easy to read, so reading improves, especially in beginning or reluctant readers. Morals and values are not "drummed in" but suggested through humor.
Poem jokes that make you laugh! Poetry that is fun to read encourages slow or reluctant readers. Because it rhymes, it is easy to remember. Once remembered. it is easy to read to others, which builds reading confidence. L.W. Lewis has performed his poetry at adult comedy clubs and classrooms alike. Adults find humor in his work, as do children. The Tickle Tree is a great way to
spend time with a special child!