Poetry for children

Tiger, Tiger, Burning Bright! - An Animal Poem for Every Day of the Year

Tiger, Tiger, Burning Bright! - An Animal Poem for Every Day of the Year

Britta Teckentrup, Fiona Waters

This lavishly illustrated collection of 366 animal poems - one for every day of the year - ranges from unforgettable classics to contemporary works from around the world, including poetry in translation.

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This is Home: Essential Australian Poems for Children

This is Home: Essential Australian Poems for Children

Jackie French, Tania McCartney

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Poems to Live Your Life By

Poems to Live Your Life By

Chris Riddell

In Poems to Live Your Life By, Chris Riddell, political cartoonist for the Observer, has selected his very favourite classic and modern poems about life, death and everything in between.

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101 Poems for Children Chosen by Carol Ann Duffy: A Laureate's Choice

101 Poems for Children Chosen by Carol Ann Duffy: A Laureate’s Choice

Carol Ann Duffy, Emily Gravett

101 Poems for Children: A Laureate's Choice is a stunning collection of classic and modern verse chosen by the 2009-2019 Poet Laureate, Carol Ann Duffy. Full of gorgeous black and white artwork from the multi-award-winning...

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A Boat of Stars

A Boat of Stars

Natalie Jane Prior, Margaret Connolly

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Poems to Fall in Love With

Poems to Fall in Love With

Chris Riddell

A gorgeous, heart-warming anthology of poems about love and romance selected and illustrated by Chris Riddell.

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The ABC Book of Australian Poetry: A treasury of poems for young people

The ABC Book of Australian Poetry: A treasury of poems for young people

Libby Hathorn, Cassandra Allen

n this beautiful collection of poems for children, award-winning author and poet Libby Hathorn has brought together favourites such as those by A.B. 'Banjo' Paterson, Dorothea Mackellar and C.J. Dennis, as well as more...

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A First Book of Nature

A First Book of Nature

Nicola Davies, Mark Hearld

An exquisite book that evokes a child's first experience of nature.

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How To Write Poems: Be the best laugh-out-loud learning from home poet

How To Write Poems: Be the best laugh-out-loud learning from home poet

Joseph Coelho, Matt Robertson

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Where the Sidewalk Ends

Where the Sidewalk Ends

Shel Silverstein

A collection of poems and drawings that feature a boy who turns into a TV set, and a girl who eats a whale, a place where you wash your shadow and plant diamond gardens, a place where shoes fly, sisters are auctioned off, and...

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New and Collected Poems for Children

New and Collected Poems for Children

Carol Ann Duffy

A beautiful paperback edition of this complete collection of the Poet Laureate's poetry for children.

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The Complete Nonsense of Edward Lear

The Complete Nonsense of Edward Lear

Edward Lear

A new edition of a classic collection of all Edward Lear's nonsense verse.

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A Child's Garden of Verses

A Child’s Garden of Verses

Robert Louis Stevenson, Michael Foreman, Alexander McCall Smith

First published in 1885, this timeless classic is illustrated by Michael Foreman and now appears in an attractive paperback format, with a foreword by Alexander McCall Smith

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Poetry for Kids: Emily Dickinson

Poetry for Kids: Emily Dickinson

Emily Dickinson, Susan Snively, Christine Davenier

Emily Dickinson introduces a young audience to the poetry of Emily Dickinson, with helpful explanatory text and fabulous illustrations.

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Silly Verse for Kids

Silly Verse for Kids

Spike Milligan

Featuring illustrations, this collection includes the famous On the Ning Nang Nong.

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Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats

Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats

T. S. Eliot, Axel Scheffler, Miranda Richardson

Reader Miranda Richardson brings all of T.S. Eliot's beloved cat characters to sparkling life on this audio CD.

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