The RSPB Anthology of Wildlife Poetry

The RSPB Anthology of Wildlife Poetry

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From birds, mammals and fish to trees, flowers and insects, the richness of the British natural world is explored through a stunning collection of the very best in wildlife poetry. Traditional verses sit alongside contemporary classics and specially commissioned new work by some of Britain's top poets. This family-friendly anthology includes many lively poems with real child-appeal along with more mature works, while fantastic full colour and black and white illustrations make this book a pleasure to browse. Beautifully crafted and produced in consultation with the RSPB, this perfect gift is a treasure trove of poetic delights!show more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Hardback | 160 pages
  • 200 x 266 x 20mm | 739.35g
  • Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • A & C Black (Childrens books)
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • UK ed.
  • Full colour and black and white throughout
  • 1408131188
  • 9781408131183
  • 610,397

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This is a selection of poems to inspire young minds and refresh old ones. Chronically anthropomorphic and richly and nostalgically illustrated, this is a wonderful gift to support wildlife conservation. -- Paul Evans * BBC Wildlife * beautifully presented with both full colour and black and white illustrations, which make it pleasurable to read and child-friendly for the younger readers. Combine this with its large format and excellent quality and you have a welcome addition to any bookshelf, all supporting a great cause in the RSPB. * English 4-11 *show more

About Celia Warren

Celia Warren is an established and highly respected children's poet. Her poems and stories have appeared in hundreds of anthologies, and she is a regular contributor to BBC Television and Radio. She is published by a number of educational publishers including Oxford University Press, Scholastic, Pearson and A & C Black, and is a regular visiting writer in schools. This is her first poetry anthology for A & C more

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