A sock is a pocket for your toes, a vase is a pocket for a rose. A pocket for a chicken is a coop, and a bowl is a pocket full of soup— uh-oh! A bowl is a pocket spilling soup.
Elizabeth Garton Scanlon
Elizabeth Garton Scanlon is the author of several children’s books, including The Great Good Summer (Beach Lane Books/Simon & Schuster, 2015), The Good-Pie Party (Arthur A. Levine Books/Scholastic, 2014), and Happy Birthday, Bunny (Beach Lane, 2013). She was the recipient of a Caldecott Medal. Scanlon teaches at Austin Community College and lives in Austin, Texas.