A Pond Full of Ink

A Pond Full of Ink

by Annie M. G. Schmidt

This delightful collection of poems offers children and the young at heart a refreshing, inventive look at the world from the well-known Dutch author, Annie Schmidt. The rollicking poems tell the stories of such intriguing characters as three elderly otters who long to go boating but find themselves biking instead, animated furniture that comes to life when no one is home, and Aunt Sue and Uncle Steve who nest up in a tree!

The poems in A Pond Full of Ink transform ordinary events and places into extraordinary adventures full of imagination, much like the work of Shel Silverstein or Jack Prelutsky. Accompanying the poems is bold and expressive artwork that makes this book too charming to resist.


Ages: 6-up
Illustrated by: Sieb Posthuma
Price: $16.00
Published by: Eerdmans Books for Young Readers

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  • The Naming
  • Thirteen Days of Midnight
  • The Dragon of Trelian
  • Merrow
  • Journey
  • The Beast of Cretacea
  • Questionable Creatures
  • A Pond Full of Ink
  • The Golden Key
  • Mrs. White Rabbit
  • The Grimm Legacy
  • Endeavour’s Long Journey
  • Daughter of the Burning City
  • Reign of Serpents (Book 3, Blood of Gods and Royals series)
  • The Black Witch
  • Legion (Book 4, Talon series)
  • Lifeblood (Book 2, Everlife series)
  • Strange the Dreamer
  • The Star Thief
  • Defy the Stars
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