101 Poems for Children: A Laureate's Choice - by Carol Ann Duffy

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Publish date: 2022-01-01

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Carol Ann Duffy, the Poet Laureate, has chosen her favourite poems for children for this stunning collection of classic and modern verse, equisitely illustrated by multi-award-winning illustrator Emily Gravett. About the Author Dame Carol Ann Duffy, DBE, FRSL is a Scottish poet and playwright. She is Professor of Contemporary Poetry at Manchester Metropolitan University, and was appointed Britain's Poet Laureate in May 2009.She is the first woman, the first Scot, and the first openly LGBT person to hold this position.Her collections include Standing Female Nude (1985), winner of a Scottish Arts Council Award; Selling Manhattan (1987), which won a Somerset Maugham Award; Mean Time (1993), which won the Whitbread Poetry Award; and Rapture (2005), winner of the T. S. Eliot Prize.Her poems address issues such as oppression, gender, and violence, in an accessible language that has made them popular in schools.