From birds, mammals and fish to trees, flowers and insects, the
richness of the British natural world is explored through a stunning
collection of the very best in wildlife poetry.
Traditional verses sit alongside contemporary classics and specially
commissioned new work by some of Britain's top poets. This
family-friendly anthology includes many lively poems
with real child-appeal along with more mature works, while fantastic
full colour and black and
white illustrations make this book a pleasure to browse.
Beautifully crafted and produced in consultation with the RSPB, this perfect gift is a treasure trove of poetic delights!
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Number of pages: 160
Weight: 754 g
Dimensions: 254 x 189 x 17 mm
This is a selection of poems to inspire young minds and refresh old ones. Chronically anthropomorphic and richly and nostalgically illustrated, this is a wonderful gift to support wildlife conservation. -- Paul Evans * BBC Wildlife *
beautifully presented with both full colour and black and white illustrations, which make it pleasurable to read and child-friendly for the younger readers. Combine this with its large format and excellent quality and you have a welcome addition to any bookshelf, all supporting a great cause in the RSPB. * English 4-11 *