School's Out

School's Out

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School's Out is a classic anthology and has been a best-seller for over 20 years. This new edition features a modern and fun new cover to bring this lively collection to a new generation of readers. Whether it's reports, bullies, teachers, school dinner, homework, or any other aspect of school life - you'll find a poem about it here. Featuring a host of well-known poets such as Brian Patten, Allan Ahlberg, Roger McGough, and many more.show more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 129.54 x 193.04 x 12.7mm | 136.08g
  • Oxford University Press
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • in b&w
  • 019275579X
  • 9780192755797
  • 943,289

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[Praise for 'School's Out']: 'Comes on strong with an up-beat, de-schooling, lapel-grabbing tone Junior Education Every aspect of school is dissected and discussed in this rampaging selection. Good Book Guide Enormously rich and varied and offers interesting and surprising angles on everything and anything to do with school Children's Books of the Year [Praise for John Foster]: John Foster is indisputably the world's premier poetry anthologist Junior Education John Foster has become a brand name Times Educational Supplementshow more

About John Foster

John Foster is one the nation's best-loved and most highly-regarded children's poets. He was born in Carlisle, then educated at Denstone College in Staffordshire and Brasenose College in Oxford. For over twenty years John taught English at various Oxfordshire comprehensive schools, as well as writing poetry for children. John's poetry anthologies present children with original and contemporary poetry, proving that poetry is both accessible and fun.show more

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