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  • Lauren Robertson

    Book: Thumbtacks, Earwax, Lipsick, Dipstick: What Is A Compound Word? By Brian Cleary. A lighthearted book seeks to defuse the beginning reader’s fear of long compound words by showing that they are made up of short simple ones.

  • Amy Norris

    This is a FUN series of books. We love them!

  • Emily Smith

    Thumbtacks, Earwax, Lipstick, Dipstick, What Is a Compound Word?- You'll find the answer inside this book--it's a stockpile of compound words! Brian P. Cleary's upbeat rhymes and Brian Gable's sidesplitting illustrations bring compound words to life. We've highlighted the compound words with colored type to make them easy to identify. This book could be used to explain what a compound word is and what it is not, using fun pictures! By Brain Cleary

  • Tamara Wells-Reynolds

    Thumbtacks, Earwax, Lipstick, Dipstick: What Is a Compound Word? (Words Are Categorical): Brian P. Cleary, Brian Gable: 9780761349174: Books

  • Kersti Chait

    This wacky title explains what compound words are and provides an overabundance of examples, all in bouncy, rhyming verse and accompanied by kid-friendly, cartoon illustrations.

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