Olympic Poems - 100% Unofficial!

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A brilliant, funny, inspiring collection of poems about sports and sporting events of every kind from PE lessons to sports day to the final of the men's 100m race. On the school field or in the Olympic Stadium your competitors smile while plotting to beat you, but the real battle is in your head. There are poems about winning, and about taking part; poems about having all the right uniform, but no talent; poems that show that if you are at school, being the best egg and spoon racer really is as important to ...

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A brilliant, funny, inspiring collection of poems about sports and sporting events of every kind from PE lessons to sports day to the final of the men's 100m race. On the school field or in the Olympic Stadium your competitors smile while plotting to beat you, but the real battle is in your head. There are poems about winning, and about taking part; poems about having all the right uniform, but no talent; poems that show that if you are at school, being the best egg and spoon racer really is as important to your mom and dad as being an Olympic athlete; poems about being a team player; and poems about being an individual hero. In fact, this book is packed with sports gems of all kinds.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781447205524
  • Publisher: Pan Macmillan
  • Publication date: 2/1/2012
  • Pages: 96
  • Sales rank: 1,072,451
  • Age range: 7 - 9 Years
  • Product dimensions: 5.10 (w) x 7.60 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Meet the Author

Brian Moses spends much of his time visiting schools where he runs workshop sessions and performs his poetry. He has compiled numerous collections for Macmillan including The Secret Lives of Teachers and Aliens Stole My Underpants. He lives with his wife and two daughters. Roger Stevens is a children's author and poet who visits schools performing and running workshops. Recent books are The Jumble Book, compiled for Dyslexia Action, and Why Otter's Don't Wear Socks.

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