101 Poems for Children: A Laureate's Choice

101 Poems for Children: A Laureate's Choice

by Carol Ann Duffy, Emily Gravett
     
 
Carol Ann Duffy, the Poet Laureate, has chosen her favorite poems for children for this stunning collection of classic and modern verse, exquisitely illustrated by multi-award-winning illustrator Emily Gravett.

Overview

Carol Ann Duffy, the Poet Laureate, has chosen her favorite poems for children for this stunning collection of classic and modern verse, exquisitely illustrated by multi-award-winning illustrator Emily Gravett.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781447205166
Publisher:
Pan Macmillan
Publication date:
10/01/2012
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 7.90(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range:
9 Years

Meet the Author

Carol Ann Duffy lives in Manchester, where she is Professor and Creative Director of the Writing School at Manchester Metropolitan University. She has written for both children and adults, and her poetry has received many awards, including the Signal Prize for Children's Verse, the Whitbread and Forward Prizes, and the Lannan and E. M. Forster Prize in America. In 2005 she won the T. S. Eliot Prize for Rapture. She was appointed Poet Laureate in 2009. Emily Gravett is a two-time winner of the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal and the Nestlé Children's Book Prize Bronze Award for Wolves and Little Mouse's Big Book of Fears. An author/illustrator of unique talent and skill, she has a host of other award-winning and critically acclaimed books to her name, including Orange Pear Apple Bear, Monkey and Me, The Odd Egg and Blue Chameleon.

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