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.
|Publication date:||30th November 2012|
|Publisher:||Armadillo Books an imprint of Anness Publishing|
|Categories:||Anthologies (Children's / Teenage), Poetry (Children's / Teenage),|
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.More About Nicola Baxter