This is a beautiful treasury of poetry for older children, featuring a selection of work from classic and modern poets including Shakespeare, Byron, Ted Hughes and Wendy Cope, alongside all new original poetry by Sam Taplin.
The poems cover many different themes and moods, and are chosen to show children how inspiring, powerful and magical poems can be.
It is gorgeously illustrated by Kristina Swarner. It is a fantastic gift for any child to cherish.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 128 pages, full colour illustrations throughout
- Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/09/2007
- Category: English literature
- ISBN: 9780746084151