When Granny Won Olympic Gold And Other Medal-Winning Poems by Graham Denton
  

When Granny Won Olympic Gold And Other Medal-Winning Poems

Written by Graham Denton
Illustrated by Susan Varley

7+ readers9+ readersPoetry
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Age 7+ poetry.

Selected by our poetry expert, Liam Parkin:

When Granny Won Olympic Gold is a lively, humorous collection of medal-winning sports poems that children aged 7 or 8+ will love. It includes plenty of humorous rhymes along with some moving and thought-provoking poems, and features all kinds of writing styles - from haiku to limericks. The collection is publishing at a perfect time to build on the increased interest in all things Olympic in the lead-up to 2012 London Olympics.

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When Granny Won Olympic Gold And Other Medal-Winning Poems by Graham Denton

Following the same successful formula as The Secret Life of Pants, Let's Recycle Grandad, and My Cat is in Love with the Goldfish, When Granny Won Olympic Gold is a lively collection of poetry for 8-12 year olds.

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A collection of spectacular, sensational and silly poems about all sorts of sports. KidAround

About the Author

Graham Denton is a widely published poet and anthologist. Publications of poems selected by Graham include My Cat is in Love with the Goldfish for A&C Black, as well as Silly Superstitions (Macmillan), Wild! Rhymes that Roar (Macmillan) and the CLPE-short-listed Giving You the Willies (Delightfully Devilish Verse and Much Much Worse).

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Format

Paperback
96 pages
Interest Age: from 9 to 11

Author

Graham Denton
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Publisher

A & C Black Publishers Ltd

Publication date

5th January 2012

ISBN

9781408131497


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