Meow Ruff: A Story in Concrete Poetry

Meow Ruff: A Story in Concrete Poetry Review

On a clear, sunny day, a small adventure begins. First, a dog slips joyfully out of his house. Next a car pulls up to the curb, leaving a white cat alone. Then, slowly, a storm begins to brew over the park.Watch as an unlikely friendship takes shape ...

Title:Meow Ruff: A Story in Concrete Poetry
Edition Language:English

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    Meow Ruff: A Story in Concrete Poetry Reviews

  • Kathryn

    I hesitated to assign a star rating to this book as I didn't even read all of it. Much as I wanted to love this book, I just found it frustrating. The concrete poetry, while interesting, is presented ...

  • Anna Ryckman

    This is one of the most unique poetry books that I’ve ever read. The story is told through a combination of concrete poems about a dog who gets out of his house and finds an abandoned cat. The two b...

  • Zazu Gomez

    An entertaining experience while reading all around the page. On a bright and sunny day, a dog escapes from home and runs away to freedom. At the same time somewhere else, a cat is being kicked out of...

  • Lisa Vegan

    Oh, I wanted to love this, and I do like dog & cat friendship stories. But, I just didn’t get this. I found the formatting made it exceedingly difficult to read. It was ridiculous actually. I wouldn...

  • Paul  Hankins

    So much to see in this concrete poem driven picture book that tells a story and then some. I love the clouds in the book. Each element within the story (including ground cover) is a type of concrete p...

  • Nicole Kennedy

    Meow Ruff: A Story in Concrete Poetry: written by Joyce Sidman, and illustrated by Michelle Berg, uses concrete poetry to tell the story of an abandoned cat and a curious dog’s adventure. Both kids ...

  • Lexi

    Age Level: I am a little bit on the edge on where I think this book should be for age level. It is cute and about an easy subject so I want to say k-2 but it was very hard to follow because it is conc...

  • Janet

    This picture book really does try to tell a story in verse. In my opinion it failed. There are words everywhere and my eyes didn't know where to look of my brain to read. The publisher and editor obvi...

  • Jill Leininger

    Although this book had some nice illustrations I was not a fan. I felt like there was too much going on on the pages to be able to follow. I didn’t really think it much of a poetry book but some mig...

  • Nicki Roller

    Poetry book, 2006This is such a fun and colorful and simple poetry book! I believe that this book could be a powerful way to help students that are English Language Learners to find connections betwee...