Anthologies

From Scandinavian myths to collections of poetry and wonderful short stories, LoveReading4Kids selects a wide-range of anthologies for your enjoyment.

One Voice, Please
Sam McBratney
Subtitled Tales of Truth and Trickery this is a terrific collection of very, very short stories each with a pithy point to make. Some are familiar such as The Ratcatcher a version of the Pied Piper of Hamelin story, the... Featured in: 5+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 05/12/2005
Info Extract Buy

Where My Wellies Take Me
Michael Morpurgo, Clare Morpurgo
Shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal 2014 - Winner of the English Association 2013 Prize (Fiction 7-11) Best-selling author Michael Morpurgo's touching story of a young girl's exploration of the countryside provides a lyrical link for this rich and varied... Featured in: 9+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 01/10/2014
Info Extract Buy

Greatest Magical Stories, chosen by Michael Morpurgo
Michael Morpurgo
Cinderella, Rumpelstilstskin, Sleeping Beauty, Jack and the Beanstalk: these stories are in our DNA, says Michael Morpurgo in his introduction to this gorgeous new collection. They are told by some of our best authors for children and each story is... Featured in: 7+ readers | 5+ readers
Format: Paperback / softback | Released 06/09/2018
Info Extract Buy

Wiggly Wiggly Playtime Rhymes
Michael Rosen
Featuring a selection of rhymes for the very young adapted from Michael Rosen and Chris Riddell's award-winning A Great Big Cuddle, Wiggly Wiggly is a tour de force of catchy rhythms and bouncy beats, cheerful pictures and cheeky characters. Each... Featured in: Baby and Toddler | 3+ readers
Format: Board book | Released 02/08/2018
Info Extract Buy

Floored
Sara Barnard, Holly Bourne, Tanya Byrne, Non Pratt
In a Nutshell: Seminal seven-authored feast of fate, friendship and growing up This sparky collaborative novel by a glorious gaggle of top YA authors (Sara Barnard, Holly Bourne, Tanya Byrne, Non Pratt, Melinda Salisbury, Lisa Williamson and Eleanor Wood)... Featured in: YA readers
Format: Paperback | Released 12/07/2018
Info Extract Buy

Winter Magic
Amy Alward, Emma Carroll, Berlie Doherty
I've always thought books were magical. It's always a wonder that a simple combination of words can have such meaning, take us on so many adventures. This short story collection encapsulates that belief perfectly. When I saw that it was... Featured in: 9+ readers | 11+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 19/10/2017
Info Extract Buy

Let's Join in
Shirley Hughes
A Julia Eccleshare Pick of the Month July 2017 Four simple bedtime stories capture the precious yet everyday moments in pre-school and toddler's lives. Under the heading Hiding, Chatting, Bouncing and Giving the four stories about Katie and her little... Featured in: Baby and Toddler | 3+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 06/07/2017
Info Extract Buy

Here I Stand
Amnesty International UK
This powerful collection of stories commissioned by Amnesty International features contributions from a stellar line up of authors, including Sarah Crossan, Matt Haig, Frances Hardinge, Kevin Brooks and Neil Gaiman. Human rights abuses of many different kinds provide the starting... Featured in: 11+ readers | 13+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 04/05/2017
Info Extract Buy

10 Ten-Minute Stories
Various Authors
If your New Year resolution was to spend ten minutes a day reading to your children, then this attractive collection of fairy stories from around the world would be a very good book with which to start. It contains ten... Featured in: 5+ readers | 3+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 01/01/2016
Info Extract Buy

Let's Join in A First Book of Bedtime Stories
Shirley Hughes
Four classic stories perfect for sharing at bedtime, by Kate Greenaway winning author, Shirley Hughes. Featured in: 3+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 01/11/2015
Info Extract Buy

The Mumsnet Book of Animal Stories
Various Authors
A beautifully illustrated treasury of captivating animal stories for families to share together. This is the second year of the Mumsnet/Walker Books children's story writing competition resulting in this inspiring collection of 10 winning stories all written by members of... Featured in: 3+ readers | 5+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 01/11/2015
Info Extract Buy

Serpents and Werewolves Tales of Animal Shapeshifters from Around the World
Lari Don
Who hasn't wondered what it would be like to be an animal? No wonder that shape-shifter stories are so fascinating to us, or that they feature in so many different cultures. Storyteller Lari Don has gathered together a spellbinding collection... Featured in: 9+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 10/09/2015
Info Extract Buy

What's Your Favourite Animal?
Eric Carle
March 2015 Book of the Month Eric Carle, the world-famous creator of The Very Hungry Caterpillar, loves animals – especially cats. His cat Fiffi is the first favourite animal followed by Peter McCarty's great big Bunny and Rosemary Wells rather... Featured in: Baby and Toddler | 3+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 05/03/2015
Info Extract Buy

The Mumsnet Book of Bedtime Stories Ten Prize-Winning Stories from Mumsnet and Gransnet

Mumsnet and Gransnet hosted a bedtime story-writing competition among their users. Former Children's Laureate Michael Rosen selected the ten best to create this vibrant anthology which has something for everyone. There are traditional stories, funny stories, magical stories and everyday... Featured in: 5+ readers | 3+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 01/10/2014
Info Extract Buy

What's Your Favourite Animal?
Eric Carle
Eric Carle, the world-famous creator of The Very Hungry Caterpillar, loves animals – especially cats. His cat Fiffi is the first favourite animal followed by Peter McCarty's great big Bunny and Rosemary Wells rather small dog! Lane Smith's favourite is... Featured in: Baby and Toddler | 3+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 06/02/2014
Info Extract Buy

The Book of Bedtime Stories Ten Prize-winning Stories from Mumsnet and Gransnet

Mumsnet and Gransnet hosted a bedtime story-writing competition among their users. Former Children's Laureate Michael Rosen selected the ten best to create this vibrant anthology which has something for everyone. There are traditional stories, funny stories, magical stories and everyday... Featured in: 5+ readers | 3+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 03/10/2013
Info Extract Buy

Where My Wellies Take Me
Michael Morpurgo, Clare Morpurgo
Shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal 2014 - Winner of the English Association 2013 Prize (Fiction 7-11) September 2012 MEGA Book of the Month.Best-selling author Michael Morpurgo's touching story of a young girl's exploration of the countryside provides a lyrical... Featured in: 9+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 01/09/2012
Info Extract Buy

Under the Spell of the Moon
Katherine Paterson
Age 3+. Stunning illustrations from around the world lie at the heart of this beautiful book. Each has been gifted by its creator as a contribution to support the work of the International Board of Books for the Young. To... Featured in: 3+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 05/04/2012
Info Extract Buy

The Puffin Baby and Toddler Treasury

Lovereading comment to appear soon... Featured in: Baby and Toddler
Format: Hardback | Released 29/10/1998
Info Extract Buy

Unheard Voices
Malorie Blackman
A powerful anthology of poetry and prose that allows the unheard voices of those subjected to slavery to reach out from the past to the present. Benjamin Zephaniah, John Agard, James Berry, Catherine Johnson and Grace Nichols are among the... Featured in: 11+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 15/02/2007
Info Extract Buy

The Sam Pig Story Book
Alison Uttley
Sam Pig lives in a thatched cottage with Tom, Bill and Ann Pig - and also Brock the Badger. Here are 20 of the best Sam Pig stories . Featured in: 5+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 16/10/2000
Info Extract Buy

The Lion Storyteller Awesome Book of Stories
Bob Hartman
Internationally acclaimed storyteller Bob Hartman brings us a captivating compilation of his best-loved collections of classic stories from around the world. The stories he has chosen are ones that he hopes will encourage children to be more kind, gentle and... Featured in: 5+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 17/06/2016
Info Extract Buy

Spooky Poems
James Carter, Brian Moses
It's spook o'clock alright in this excellent collection of scary poems and what a range of subject, tone and form there is to enjoy. Here are funny poems – of course - some silly ones, and some that are really... Featured in: 7+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 24/09/2015
Info Extract Buy

A First Book of the Sea
Nicola Davies
July 2018 Book of the Month | A Julia Eccleshare Pick of the Month July 2018 | A brilliant celebration and evocation of everything to do with the sea. The many, brief poems cover favourite holiday experiences including the excitement... Featured in: 3+ readers | 5+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 05/07/2018
Info Extract Buy

The Works 2
Brian Moses
Poems on every subject and for every occasion. A book packed with gems for dipping into time and time again. Perfect for primary schools. Featured in: 7+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 17/07/2014
Info Extract Buy

The Mumsnet Book of Animal Stories
Various Authors
A beautifully illustrated treasury of captivating animal stories for families to share together. This is the second year of the Mumsnet/Walker Books children's story writing competition resulting in this inspiring collection of 10 winning stories all written by members of... Featured in: 3+ readers | 5+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 01/10/2014
Info Extract Buy

The Lion First Book of Nursery Stories
Lois Rock
A brightly illustrated collection of 15 nursery stories, some traditional ones and some which will be new to you and your family. The perfect length for storytime, presented in an accessible and appealing way. With an easy-to-read text and lots... Featured in: 3+ readers | 5+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 30/04/2013
Info Extract Buy

Only Remembered
Michael Morpurgo
2014 will mark one hundred years since the outbreak of the First World War. To mark the date, this anthology collects images and poems from some of the UK's cultural, political and literary figures. It includes short stories, personal letters,... Featured in: 13+ readers | YA readers
Format: Paperback | Released 29/08/2016
Info Extract Buy

I Like This Poem
Kaye Webb
Highwaymen and naughty children, sharks and baboons, the Snitterjipe and the Jabberwocky, all have their part to play. Each and every poem in this treasure chest of family favourites was chosen by a child for other children. With poems from... Featured in:
Format: Paperback | Released 06/10/2016
Info Extract Buy

Green Glass Beads A Collection of Poems
Jacqueline Wilson
Age 9+. Former Children's Laureate Dame Jacqueline Wilson has been a lover of poetry for as long as she can remember. Choosing her own favourite poems, she has gathered together a wonderful, vibrant collection from classics such as Shakespeare's The... Featured in: 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 07/06/2012
Info Extract Buy

Illustrated Stories of Horses and Ponies
Natasha Kuricheva
Beautifully produced and gorgeously illustrated, this is an excellent story collection. Each tale features a horse or pony, and quite often the human hero is a young girl, brave, clever and good-hearted. Each story is just the right length for... Featured in: 5+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 01/09/2017
Info Extract Buy

The Oxford Book of Christmas Stories
Dennis Pepper
The rich traditions surrounding Christmas make for great ingredients for lovely stories. There are the special features of snowy and icy weather, the wonderful food and drink, the presents and the perennial magic of Father Christmas. Funny, sad, old and... Featured in: 7+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 01/10/2009
Info Extract Buy

The Birthday Book
Michael Morpurgo
This is a sumptuous collection of stories and verse compiled by Michael Morpurgo, beautifully illustrated by Quentin Blake and published in aid of The Prince's Foundation for Children and Arts and to celebrate the Prince of Wales's 60th birthday. It's... Featured in: 7+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 06/11/2008
Info Extract Buy

Rising Stars
Ruth Awolola, Victoria Adukwei Bulley, Abigail Cook, Jay Hulme, Amina Jama
Highly Commended in the Centre for Literacy in Primary Poetry Award 2018 Five emerging writer-performers are showcased in a book which is a blend of anthology & individual collections. Ruth Awolola wonders about our world, the stars beyond, the beings that... Featured in: 11+ readers | 13+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 26/10/2017
Info Extract Buy

Dreams of Freedom
Amnesty International
Shortlisted for the English Picture Book Award 2016 Powerful and moving, this collection of some of the most famous quotes about freedom including the words of Aung San Suu Kyi and Nelson Mandela make thoughtful statements about the global fight... Featured in: 7+ readers | 5+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 05/03/2015
Info Extract Buy

Greatest Magical Stories, chosen by Michael Morpurgo
Michael Morpurgo
Cinderella, Rumpelstilstskin, Sleeping Beauty, Jack and the Beanstalk: these stories are in our DNA, says Michael Morpurgo in his introduction to this gorgeous new collection. They are told by some of our best authors for children and each story is... Featured in: 7+ readers | 5+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 05/10/2017
Info Extract Buy

All the Wild Wonders
Wendy Cooling
Poems that span the globe encouraging all readers to look at the good and the bad aspects of it make this a rich and original anthology. Twinning the themes of the wonders of the world and the horrors of how... Featured in: 7+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 04/05/2017
Info Extract Buy

Adder, Bluebell, Lobster
Chrissie Gittins
A wonderfully innovative collection bursting with energy, you can't help but read with a smile. Chrissie Gittins is on a mission to save words from extinction, with forty exuberant and informative poems to celebrate amazing animals, birds and plants. The... Featured in: 7+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 02/08/2016
Info Extract Buy

100 Brilliant Poems for Children
Paul Cookson
Paul Cookson's collection does not claim to be the definitive hundred brilliant poems, but it comes close; providing a fun, inspiring and diverse introduction to poetry for children. Not only are the classics of Shakespeare, Wordsworth and Whitman out in... Featured in: 7+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 25/08/2016
Info Extract Buy

National Geographic Book of Nature Poetry
J. Patrick Lewis
When words in verse are paired with the awesomeness of nature, something magical happens! Beloved former U.S. Poet Laureate J. Patrick Lewis curates an exhuberant poetic celebration of the natural world in this stellar collection of nature poems. Featured in: 7+ readers | 5+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 05/11/2015
Info Extract Buy

I Love My Mum
Gaby Morgan
Gaby Morgan has gathered together a really wonderful selection of poems about mums. There are over 50 in this little volume, some will make you smile, some will probably turn you a bit teary, but each one contains something true... Featured in: 7+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 29/01/2015
Info Extract Buy

The Lion Classic Christmas Stories
Mary Joslin
Award-winning Jane Ray's beautiful illustrations bring these stories which capture some of the traditions as Christmas from far and wide vividly to life. The collection includes the traditional story of the Nativity as well as Hans Christian Andersen's cautionary tale,... Featured in: 7+ readers | 5+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 21/09/2013
Info Extract Buy

One Hundred Illustrated Stories
Various Authors
A beautifully illustrated collection of one hundred of the best-loved stories ever told, from Grimm's Fairytales to Aesop's Fables, from Arthurian Legends to Greek Myths and from Hans Christian Andersen's Ugly Duckling to Aladdin from the Arabian Nights. Perfect for... Featured in: 9+ readers | 5+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 01/11/2012
Info Extract Buy

An Illustrated Treasury of Scottish Folk and Fairy Tales
Theresa Breslin
A wonderful gift, particularly if you have Scottish connections. This is a truly stunning book to be treasured for a lifetime and will be enjoyed by parents and grandparents as well as children. Retelling each in its own individual style,... Featured in: 7+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 02/07/2012
Info Extract Buy

A Million Brilliant Poems A Collection of the Very Best Children's Poetry Today
Roger Stevens
Age 9+. Shortlisted for the CLPE Poetry Award 2011 Roger Stevens has selected the very best children's poetry published over the last 15 years in one fabulous book. Funny poems, sad poems, and poems to learn by heart and many... Featured in: 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 01/10/2010
Info Extract Buy

A Child's Garden of Verses
Robert Louis Stevenson
Along with Lavender's Blue by Kathleen Lines, this book is one of July 2011 Guest Editor Anne Fine's choices: "Everyone talks about how hard it is to introduce poetry to children, but that's nonsense. Just start here. They're rich... Featured in: 5+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 07/08/2008
Info Extract Buy

The Dragon Book: Magical Tales
Jack Dann
In this unmissable collection, the biggest names in children's literature reignite the fire of these legendary beasts with stories that will consume your imagination. Magical! The Dragon Book has stories from Garth Nix, Tad Williams, Jonathan Stroud, Tamora Pierce, Diana Wynne Jones,... Featured in: 11+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 05/11/2009
Info Extract Buy

The Nights Before Christmas
Tony Ross
November 2014 Book of the Month Best-selling illustrator Tony Ross has gathered together 24 of the most popular stories about Christmas to make a celebratory volume of the time of year. The 24 stories are designed as a countdown to... Featured in: 9+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 04/09/2014
Info Extract Buy

Christmas Poems
Gaby Morgan
A joyful selection of poems of all kinds that celebrate the many and varied aspects of Christmas. There's U.A. Fanthorpe on the all-important subject of the delivery of presents in Reindeer Report or Ted Hughes on the wondrous properties of... Featured in: 9+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 25/09/2014
Info Extract Buy

Norse Myths
Kevin Crossley-Holland
In a Nutshell: Ice-fresh retellings of the Scandinavian myth cycle Ancient magic abounds, great gods and goddesses grimace, and timeless truths teem in this enthralling reimagining of Norse mythology. In his foreword, Carnegie Medal-winning author Kevin Crossley-Holland explains that “Norse... Featured in: 11+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 02/11/2017
Info Extract Buy

A Poem for Every Day of the Year
Allie Esiri
In a nutshell: 366 poems, an inspiring new anthology ‘Poetry powerhouse' Allie Esiri follows up the bestselling A Poem for Every Night of the Year with another lively, inspiring collection. There's a huge range of poems included, by poets old... Featured in: 11+ readers | 7+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 07/09/2017
Info Extract Buy

Winter Magic
Amy Alward, Emma Carroll, Berlie Doherty & others
December 2016 Book of the Month I've always thought books were magical. It's always a wonder that a simple combination of words can have such meaning, take us on so many adventures. This short story collection encapsulates that belief... Featured in: 9+ readers | 11+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 03/11/2016
Info Extract Buy

Wonderland: Alice in Poetry
Lewis Carroll
Shortlisted for the CLPE Children's Poetry Award (CLiPPA) 2017 Lewis Carroll's Alice has been enchanting children for 150 years. Curious Alice, the bossy White Rabbit, the formidable Queen of Hearts and the Mad Hatter are among the best-loved, most iconic... Featured in: 9+ readers | 11+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 22/09/2016
Info Extract Buy

An Illustrated Treasury of Scottish Mythical Creatures
Theresa Breslin
One of our Books of the Year 2015 Discover eleven wonderful tales in this, ‘An Illustrated Treasury of Scottish Mythical Creatures'. The combination of author Theresa Breslin and illustrator Kate Leiper works beautifully. As an avid collector of fantastical treasuries,... Featured in: 9+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 20/08/2015
Info Extract Buy

IF A Treasury of Poems for Almost Every Possibility
Allie Esiri
A review by Liam Parkin Poetry for a younger audience is often ‘shunted in the realm of schoolwork' as Allie Esri and Rachel Kelly notice, but this beautiful anthology reminds us of the resonance that particular poems, verses and lines... Featured in: 9+ readers | 13+ readers | 7+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 04/10/2012
Info Extract Buy

The Walker Book of Classic Poetry and Poets
Michael Rosen
Age 9+ This is an invaluable introduction to poets and poetry, with lively biographical sketches and fascinating notes written by Children's Laureate, Michael Rosen, this is a classic collection to be read from cover to cover and back again or... Featured in: 11+ readers | 13+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 08/10/2001
Info Extract Buy

The Roald Dahl Treasury
Roald Dahl
Throughout this book, you can delve into stories, poems, memoirs and letters galore all wonderfully illustrated by Quentin Blake as well as other well-known artists, including Raymond Briggs,... Featured in: 11+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 31/03/2016
Info Extract Buy

The Great War An Anthology of Stories Inspired by Objects from the First World War
Various Authors
Longlisted for the 2015 CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal - One of our Books of the Year 2014 - July 2014 Non-Fiction Book of the Month What did living through the First World War feel like for relatives at home, especially... Featured in: 11+ readers | 13+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 03/07/2014
Info Extract Buy

Under My Hat: Tales from the Cauldron
Neil Gaiman, Holly Black, Garth Nix
A sizzling collection of witch tales from some of the best writers from around the world, this anthology looks at all kinds of witches – cruel, kind, funny, dour – and the paraphernalia of their profession. What all trusting readers... Featured in: 13+ readers | 11+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 04/10/2012
Info Extract Buy

Such Stuff: A Story-Maker's Inspiration
Michael Morpurgo
Award-winning former Children's Laureate Michael Morpurgo gives all those who love his books a fascinating behind-the-scenes introduction to how he came to write twenty of them. While each story and the inspiration for it is very different, the simple and... Featured in: 11+ readers | 13+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 06/07/2017
Info Extract Buy

Reaching the Stars
Liz Brownlee, Jan Dean, Michaela Morgan
New poems by three of our brightest and liveliest poets are gathered together in this anthology which celebrates women and girls, lots of them. The lives of the really famous – Malala, Frida Kahlo, Amy Johnson, Hillary Rodham Clinton –... Featured in: 11+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 09/03/2017
Info Extract Buy

Such Stuff A Story-Maker's Inspiration
Michael Morpurgo
One of our Books of the Year 2016 | Julia Eccleshare's Book of the Month July 2016 Award-winning former Children's Laureate Michael Morpurgo gives all those who love his books a fascinating behind-the-scenes introduction to how he came to write... Featured in: 11+ readers | 13+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 07/07/2016
Info Extract Buy

Stories of World War One
Various Authors
A poignant and fascinating anthology of tales to remember and commemorate the fallen of The Great War and those who survived the conflict and its aftermath. Collaborating with a wealth of experienced writers including Malorie Blackman, Geraldine McCaughrean and Oisin... Featured in: 11+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 03/04/2014
Info Extract Buy

The Roald Dahl Treasury
Roald Dahl
Divided into four themed sections - Animals; Magic; Family, Friends and Foes; and, Matters of Importance, this collection of extracts, poems, letters and memoirs introduces some of the author's characters from Willy Wonka to the BFG, from the Witches to... Featured in: 11+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 04/09/2003
Info Extract Buy

Summer Days and Summer Nights Twelve Summer Romances
Stephanie Perkins
In a Nutshell: Summer love | Short stories | Poolside pick-me-up Perfect for dipping into between dips in the pool, this varied seasonal anthology features twelve scorching stories by twelve top YA authors. Following last Christmas's My True Love... Featured in: 13+ readers | YA readers
Format: Paperback | Released 01/06/2017
Info Extract Buy

Summer Days and Summer Nights Twelve Summer Romances
Stephanie Perkins
In a Nutshell: Summer love | Short stories | Poolside pick-me-up Perfect for dipping into between dips in the pool, this varied seasonal anthology features twelve scorching stories by twelve top YA authors. Following last Christmas's My True Love... Featured in: 13+ readers | YA readers
Format: Hardback | Released 02/06/2016
Info Extract Buy

Classic Poetry: An Illustrated Collection
Michael Rosen
Age 7+. Favourite classic poems are included in this hugely satisfying and handsomely illustrated collection. Among my favourites are the familiar nonsense of Edward Lear, Shelley's mysterious and hauntingly beautiful Ozymandias and Edward Thomas's Adlestrop. Others will find their own... Featured in: 7+ readers | 9+ readers
Format: Paperback | Released 02/02/2009
Info Extract Buy

Share this page

I love ‘LoveReading 4 kids’ because they let you read and learn things you’d never dreamed of learning before.

Emily Horncastle – age 11

I have told all my friends, family & teachers to see for themselves just how great the site is. Without fail, they are hugely impressed.

Alexander Boxall – age 11

We love Lovereading4kids because it promotes reading choices, new authors and a sense of community for children of all ages!

Rachel Bridgeman

Writing reviews help the children with their literacy skills and we always read the books together which gives us good quality family time!

Cat Bisland (on behalf of the Bi

It has introduced my children to books we hadn’t come across before. Real children’s reviews gives a great insight into what others think to

Lorraine Woods

It’s so easy to find the right book for your child. Such an easy-to-use, yet in-depth website. 100% reliable.

Pippa, Jack, Liam & Matthew Wils

Lovereading4kids is great, we get books really early never late. We love to read and review, and think you would like it too. The excitement

Jasmine Harris-Hart, age 12

Lovereading is just a convenient way to find new books and hear others opinions on them.

Sarah Murray – age 15


Lovereading

Lovereading 4 schools
****