Poems to Save the World With (Hardback)
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Poems to Save the World With (Hardback)

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Hardback 208 Pages
Published: 17/09/2020
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Waterstones Says

Chris Riddell returns with another gorgeously illustrated anthology of poems, classic and modern, filled with inspiration for making the world a better place. 

In Poems to Save the World With, Chris Riddell has selected and illustrated his very favourite classic and modern poems to galvanize, uplift and inspire you through these interesting times we live in.

This gorgeously illustrated collection, Chris's follow-up to Poems to Live Your Life By and bestselling anthology Poems to Fall in Love With, will ignite your inner activist. Covering a wealth of subjects these insightful poems are brought to life with Chris's exquisite, intricate artwork.

This perfect gift features famous poems, old and new, and a few surprises. Classic verses sit alongside the modern to create the ultimate collection.

Publisher: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 9781529040111
Number of pages: 208
Weight: 310 g
Dimensions: 204 x 160 x 23 mm


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Contains enough humour, pathos and passion to enthral any bookish teenager. * Daily Mail *
Designed to "galvanize, uplift and inspire" in our challenging times * The Bookseller *
a lovely collection for the turbulent world we live in. * Indybest *
ON POEMS TO LIVE YOUR LIFE BY: He's also a life-long lover of poetry and in Poems to Live Your Life By he shows how poetry gives meaning to our lives, from childhood to old age. His collection is aimed at young readers but people of all ages will appreciate the insightfulness of poems * Independent *
ON POEMS TO LIVE YOUR LIFE BY: 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 *
And after a turbulent year, every child should find some bedtime solace in Poems to Save the World With, an anthology of galvanizing poems, selected and illustrated by Chris Riddell. Anyone who baulks at reading poetry aloud should turn to the refreshingly brief entry by Robert Louis Stevenson: "The world is so full of a number of things, I'm sure we should all be as happy as kings * Daily Telegraph and Online *
Chris Riddell has selected and illustrated his favourite classic and modern poems to uplift and inspire you to make the world a better place. Be inspired and take action with this insightful and beautiful collection * WRD Magazine *
Great poetry has the power to galvanise, inspire and soothe - this anthology does it all * Indybest *

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“Beautiful book!”

My daughter is a huge fan of Chris Riddell so when I spotted this for sale I had to get it for her, intending it for Christmas. However, she spotted it arriving, negotiated hard and then worked her socks off at school... More

Hardback edition
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Julia

“Something to enjoy”

This is a lovely book with illustrations from Chris Riddell and a wonderful selection of poems from a variety of people old and new. This is the 3rd one Chris Riddell has produced in this genre and I love each of... More

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