A Is Amazing: Poems About Feelings

Author: Wendy Cooling
Homepage_9781847802552

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  • : $24.99(AUD)
  • : 9781847802552
  • : Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
  • : Frances Lincoln Childrens Books
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  • : June 2012
  • : 270mm X 214mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : 24.99
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  • : Illustrations
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  • : 48
  • : Wendy Cooling
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  • : 821.920809282
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  • : Piet Grobler
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  • : Hardback
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Barcode 9781847802552
9781847802552

Description

Amazing, bored, excited, magical, naughty, sad, zestful...you can feel any way you like in this exciting collection of poems about feelings from A to Z. Exploring all kinds of moods and emotions , the poems are by a stellar and culturally diverse group of poets, including Siegfried Sassoon, Carol Ann Duffy, Benjamin Zephaniah, Grace Nichols, John Agard, Jack Prelutsky, Kwame Dawes, Raymond McCormack, EE Cummings, Kit Wright and Michael Rosen. With atmospheric, luminous illustrations on every page.

Reviews

A lovely production - The Bookseller

Author description

WENDY COOLING is a former teacher, and founder of the national Bookstart programme. She has edited many story collections and poetry anthologies, has retold traditional tales, and is a highly-respected reviewer and commentator on children's books. Her previous books for Frances Lincoln include All the Colours of the Earth and All the Wild Wonders. She lives in Hertfordshire. PIET GROBLER grew up on a farm in Limpopo, South Africa. After working as a church minister, he made a career in illustration and now lectures at the University of Worcester. He is the recipient of many international illustration awards, including the IBBY Honours List. His books for Frances Lincoln include The Great Tug of War (9781845070557) and Aesop's Fables (9781847800077) with Beverley Naidoo, and Fussy Freya (9781845075118) with Katharine Quarmby. He lives with his wife and daughter in Great Malvern.