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Poems to Live Your Life By

Poems to Live Your Life By

A gorgeous anthology of poems to live your life by from award-winning illustrator Chris Riddell

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ISBN 9781509814374
Barcode 9781509814374
Published 25 September 2018 by Pan Macmillan
Format Hardback
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Author(s) By Riddell, Chris
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ISBN-13 9781509814374
ISBN-10 150981437X
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Pan Macmillan
Imprint Macmillan Children's Books
Publication Date 25 September 2018
International Publication Date 20 September 2018
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Riddell, Chris
Category Novelty, Toy & Die-Cut Books
English Literature: Collections & Anthologies Of Various Literary Forms
English Literature: Poetry Texts & Anthologies
Number of Pages 208
Dimensions Width: 159mm
Height: 204mm
Spine: 22mm
Weight 327g
Interest Age 13+ years
Reading Age 13+ years
Library of Congress Children's poetry, English, Children's poetry, American
NBS Text Young Adult General Interest & Leisure
ONIX Text Young adult
Dewey Code 821.008
Catalogue Code 938651

Description of this Book

Chris Riddell, political cartoonist for the Observer, has selected his very favourite classic and modern poems to live your life by and brings them to life with his exquisite intricate artwork in this beautiful anthology. Poems from William Shakespeare, Lewis Carroll, Walt Whitman, Hollie McNish and Emily Berry sit alongside Neil Gaiman, Roger McGough and W. B. Yeats.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Illustrator and author Chris Riddell has created a rich anthology of poems from the past to the present all of which have a special meaning for him. -- Julia Eccleshare * Love Reading *
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 4 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Chris Riddell, the 2015-2017 UK Children's Laureate, is an accomplished artist and the political cartoonist for the Observer. He has enjoyed great acclaim for his books for children. His books have won a number of major prizes, including the 2001, 2004 and 2016 CILIP Kate Greenaway Medals. Goth Girl and the Ghost of a Mouse won the Costa Children's Book Award in 2013. His previous work for Macmillan includes the bestselling Ottoline books, The Emperor of Absurdia, and, with Paul Stewart, Muddle Earth and the Scavenger series. Chris lives in Brighton with his family.

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