The Oxford Book of Story Poems

The Oxford Book of Story Poems

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This work presents: dragons, castles and knights; mermaids, witches and magicians; ships on the high seas and journeys into mystery. Every poem tells a story in this wonderful book of poetry for children. There are short poems and funny poems, famous poems and new poems, and lots of beautiful illustrations. Michael Harrison and Christopher Stuart-Clark are two of our most experienced and best-selling anthologisers. In "Story Poems", they mix well-known poems with some new surprises to create an enchanting collection, which will appeal to a wide age range. This work is now reprinted with a new more

Product details

  • 9-12
  • Paperback | 176 pages
  • 189.7 x 256.3 x 13.2mm | 553.61g
  • Oxford University Press
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • colour and b&w illustrations
  • 0192762125
  • 9780192762122

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"What library, school or family could afford to be without it? This is a stunning anthology."--The Sunday Times"This satisfying collection of modern and classic poems serves well for private pleasure, read-alouds, and recitation."--Yellow Brick Road"An excellent source of verses both well-known and unfamiliar.... A marvelous resource."--Library Laneshow more

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