101 Poems for Children Chosen by Carol Ann Duffy: a Laureate's Choice
A beautiful poetry collection chosen by 2009-2019 UK Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy, and illustrated by bestselling picture book creator Emily Gravett.101 Poems for Children is a stunning collection of classic and modern verse. Full of gorgeous black and white artwork from award-winning illustrator Emily Gravett, this book is a delight for children of all ages and is a pleasure to read aloud for everyone in the family to enjoy.This fantastic collection is the perfect introduction to poetry for children, featuring a range of poems both new and familiar and packed with delights to return to again and again. Classic poems such as "The Owl and the Pussycat" by Edward Lear and Lewis Carroll's "Jabberwocky" feature alongside contemporary verse, such as Edwin Morgan's "The Loch Ness Monster's Song" and "Balloons" by Sylvia Plath.With a gorgeous cloth-bound cover, this beautiful hardback edition celebrates the end of Duffy's Laureateship and is the perfect gift for any young poetry lover, or any child yet to discover its delights.
Publication Date: 18-Apr-2019
Publisher: Pan Macmillan