Otherworlds Poems of the Mysterious by Judith Nicholls
  

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Otherworlds Poems of the Mysterious by Judith Nicholls

An anthology of poems which explore mysterious and rationally-inexplicable aspects of the world we inhabit. The topics they incorporate include birth, stars, dreams, the sea, darkness, strange creatures, and water-divining ghosts.

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Subtitled 'Poems of the Mysterious

- Byron, Keats, Blake, Shakespeare, Thomas Hardy, Ted Hughes and Seamus Heaney to name but a few. (8 yrs +) (Kirkus UK)

About the Author

Judith Nicholls

Judith Nicholls is one of Britain's best-known poets for children, with over 50 books published and more than 500 schools visited since 1985. She has also appeared on radio, TV, and has shared a poetry training video with Michael Rosen. With three children and six grandchildren of her own, and a wide experience of teaching before becoming a poet, she has developed a real understanding of what entertains children; she brings that into her poetry so well that Junior Bookshelf described her as being "beyond question in the front rank of poets whose work is accessible to the young."

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
144 pages
Interest Age: from 9 to 11

Author

Judith Nicholls
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Publisher

Faber & Faber

Publication date

10th June 1996

ISBN

9780571172177


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