She's All That

She's All That : Poems About Girls

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This brilliant collection of poems for and about girls will entertain and inspire young readers. Nine different sections relate to the aspects of life that really matter to young girls, tackling issues such as beauty, friendship, family, love, the past, and the most exciting and daunting of all, the future. Featuring poems by well-known writers such as Maya Angelou and Carol Diggory Shields, this book brings together diverse voices that celebrate being a girl. Moving and cheering, these poems will help girls to find their place in the world.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 128 pages
  • 175 x 243mm | 503g
  • Pan MacMillan
  • Kingfisher Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • b&w line drawings
  • 0753411342
  • 9780753411346

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"This is a handsome production which gives each poem room to breathe and speak." Books for Keeps (5 stars) "By turns humorous, affectionate, and as admirably unflinching in its choice of poems... this is a rich treasury." T.E.S.show more

About Belinda Hollyer

Belinda Hollyer was born in New Zealand and has also lived and worked in Australia and the United States. She has worked as a teacher, as a librarian and as a publisher. Now a full-time writer, she has written a number of books for adults and children, including most recently The Bloomsbury Book of Lullabies. Belinda Hollyer lives in London. Susan Hellard trained as a graphic designer but is now a full-time illustrator. Sue shared the Piaget Award in 1988 for Just a Minute published by Piccadilly Press and has done picture books for many other publishers including Macmillan and Transworld. She lives in north London with her cat Sushi and her guinea pigs.show more

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34 ratings
3.35 out of 5 stars
5 18% (6)
4 32% (11)
3 24% (8)
2 21% (7)
1 6% (2)
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