Picks and Pans Review: Making Friends with Frankenstein a Book of Monstrous Poems and Pictures

updated 11/28/1994 AT 01:00 AM EST

originally published 11/28/1994 AT 01:00 AM EST

by Colin McNaughton

McNaughton's got a grip on the stupid jokes kids love, and he cleverly incorporates them into his poems. Titles include "Ogre My Dead Body!"; and when a dinosaur is warned to be nice to Dad, it's because "he might just up and eat you!" (Candlewick Press, $19.95) Ages 4 and up

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