Please Mrs. Butler
Written by Allan Ahlberg
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Age 7+. This funny collection of poems for the 8-11 age group is all about one school. The verses cover such things as playtime, the school outing, the school nurse, French lessons, the three R's, nicknames, best friends - and a host of other topics all familiar within the school context.
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Please Mrs. Butler by Allan Ahlberg
A collection of poems about school, which are full of typical classroom events such as the candid revelations in a pupil's newsbook, the problem of copycats, bickering, making up, swaps, picking teams and forming gangs.
Clever, funny and nostalgic, the collection is a delight
The most important 20th-century children's poetry book
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Interest Age: From 7
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