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The Works 8 Every Shape, Style and Form of Poem That You Could Ever Need for the Literacy Hour by John Foster
  

The Works 8 Every Shape, Style and Form of Poem That You Could Ever Need for the Literacy Hour

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Synopsis

The Works 8 Every Shape, Style and Form of Poem That You Could Ever Need for the Literacy Hour by John Foster

The Works 8 really does contain every shape, genre, style and form of poem that you will every need for the Literacy Hour, but it is also a book packed with fantastic poems that will delight every reader. Compiled by expert anthologist John Foster, this is an incredible alphabet of poetic forms which includes acrostics, ballads, cinquains, diary poems, epitaphs, fables, greetings, haiku, insults, jokes, kennings, limericks, metaphor poems, nonsense poems, odes, parodies, question poems, raps, sonnets, tanka, univolics, villanelles, warnings, x-ray poems, yearnings and zoo plaque poems.

About the Author

John Foster lives in Oxfordshire with his wife. He has compiled over a hundred poetry anthologies and has published ten books of his own poetry. He spends a lot of time visiting schools, performing and giving workshops.

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Book Info

Publication date

6th February 2009

Author

John Foster

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Publisher

Macmillan Children's Books an imprint of Pan Macmillan

Format

Paperback
512 pages

Categories

Poetry (Children's / Teenage)

ISBN

9780330464079

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