When taken literally, idioms can be quite humorous. Wallace Edwards beautiful and lifelike illustrations cleverly present various expressions of the English language and provides a wonderful tool for introducing the concept of figurative language to young readers.

Jennifer Minicus is a mother and teacher living in Ridgewood, NJ.

Jennifer Minicus

Jennifer Minicus lives in New Jersey with her husband and son. A former French, Latin and mathematics teacher, Jennifer currently enjoys the responsibilities of a "domestic engineer", particularly making...