Reference: Prelutsky, J., Zelinsky, P, O. (1983). Zoo doings. New York, NY: Scholastic Inc.

Brief Annotation: This book has a new poem on each page. The poems are about animals you might find at the zoo. The illustrations in the book look like sketches made with pen and are very detailed.

Genre: Poetry

 Grade Level: 2nd Grade- 4th grade

 Readers who would like this book: I think readers who enjoy poetry and zoo animals would enjoy this book.

 Rating and Response: I give this book a 3/4. I am not a huge fan of poetry, but I do like how short and sweet each poem is. I also like the old sketch look of the illustrations.

Text- Dependent Question: What animals are in the book that you have seen at the zoo