We Animals Would Like a Word with You by John Agard
  

Synopsis

We Animals Would Like a Word with You by John Agard

This is a humorous and facetious look at the human condition through poetry written as though by animals.

About the Author

John Agard

John Agard is a playwright, poet and children's writer from Guyana, who moved to the United Kingdom in 1977. He worked for the Commonwealth Institute from 1978 to 1985, travelling throughout the United Kingdom as a touring reader promoting the Caribbean culture to over 2000 schools. He currently resides in Lewes, near Brighton with his partner, the poet Grace Nichols. He became the first Writer in Residence at the South Bank Centre in London and became Poet in Residence at the BBC in London as well. He has won a total of five awards for his works, including the Paul Hamlyn Award for Poetry in 1997 and the Cholmondeley Award in 2004. John was Poet-in-Residence at the National Maritime Museum from August to November 2008.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
64 pages
Interest Age: 6-10

Author

John Agard
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Publisher

Red Fox an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK

Publication date

7th May 1998

ISBN

9780099688518


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