An anthology containing many old favourites and some wonderful new poems. The poems in this book are a celebration of all the best qualities in humans and in nature. They are gathered under such headings as: Everybody got a gift, World out there and Good old days. "An impressive and substantial work." Books For Keeps "The poems captivate with the lilting liveliness, humour, observation and thoughtfulness we expect from Nichols." TES "A fantastic collection." BBC Radio 4's Woman's Hour, who also interviewed Grace in June 2005.
Grace Nichols is one of Britain's most highly acclaimed poets. Born inGuyana, she moved to England in 1977. She has won many prizes,including the Commonwealth Writers' Prize. Her A & C Black titlesinclude Give Yourself a Hug and Paint Me A Poem.