Take a closer look. You're going to love what's in this book...Collected by some of the nation's best-known children's poets, these lively and attractive anthologies are certain to appeal to young readers. * All kinds of poems included - many specially commissioned - ranging from the comic to the thought-provoking. * Contains contributions from brilliant, well-known poets including Brian Moses, Roger Stevens, Pie Corbett and Sue Cowling. * Superb, humorous illustrations to catch children's attention and fill the books with fun. * Published simultaneously in hard- and paperback, for maximum coverage of all markets. * Each book contains a table of contents and an index.
Michaela Morgan is a keen rollerblader who has written over one hundred books for children, some of which are published internationally. She has been short-listed for the Children's Book Award, been an International Reading Association Children's choice and won a United Kingdom Reading Association award. Born in Manchester, Michaela now lives in Brighton. * Pie Corbett, the well-known poet and literacy advisor, is one of the authors of the National Literacy Strategy. The many books he has written or consulted on include Belitha's popular Start Reading and Start Writing series, and Write Your Own. Pie lives in Gloucestershire.