Classic Poetry for Children

by Nicola Baxter

Classic Poetry for Children Synopsis

This beautifully illustrated collection will introduce children to a lifetime of pleasure in poetry. Carefully selected, the poems open up an enchanting world of rhythm and language, feeling and fantasy. The collection features a wide range of well-known writers including Christina Rossetti, William Shakespeare, Lord Byron, William Blake and John Keats. the colorful and imaginative illustrations on every page capture the magic of imaginary worlds loved and enjoyed by generations of girls and boys.

Book Information

ISBN: 9781843228202
Publication date: 30th November 2012
Author: Nicola Baxter
Publisher: Armadillo Books an imprint of Anness Publishing
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 80 pages
Categories: Anthologies (Children's / Teenage), Poetry (Children's / Teenage),

About Nicola Baxter

Nicola Baxter has written or compiled over three hundred children's titles. She has developed ideas for a wide variety of international publishers, and particularly enjoys the marriage of words and pictures that children's books entails. Cathie Shuttleworth was trained in calligraphy, heraldry and illumination, but her real love is illustration for children's books. Her beautifully detailed artwork has attracted admirers from all over the world. Through her work with the Royal College of Arms, she has produced coats of arms for the wedding of HRH Prince Andrew, and also a guide to Buckingham Palace.

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