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  • Author:
    Roger McGough
  • ISBN:
    014037292X
  • ISBN13:
    978-0140372922
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    Puffin; New Ed edition (April 2, 1996)
  • Pages:
    192 pages
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    Literature & Fiction
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McGough, Roger, 1937-. Children's poetry, English, Children's poetry in English 1945- Anthologies. Harmondsworth : Puffin.

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This book, Strictly Private, an Anthology of poetry is one i first read at age 11. It was an amazing book that i would permanently return and reborrow from the libraray. Some may be simple but the love poems are ones which i find will stay with me forever

Though approachable, McGough’s poetry also exhibits considerable depth. McGough considers poetry a form of subversion. He often uses various forms of humor, particularly wordplay, to confront serious topics in an effort to expose the subjectivity of reality

Though approachable, McGough’s poetry also exhibits considerable depth. He often uses various forms of humor, particularly wordplay, to confront serious topics in an effort to expose the subjectivity of reality. McGough has twice received the Signal Poetry Award for an outstanding work in children’s poetry: for Sky in the Pie (1983) and for Bad, Bad Cats (1997). He currently hosts the UK radio program Poetry Please. He and his wife live in London.

Roger Joseph McGough CBE (born 9 November 1937) is a well-known English performance poet. He presents the BBC Radio 4 programme Poetry Please and records voice-overs for commercials, as well as performing his own poetry regularly. He is a Fellow of Liverpool John Moores University and is a Vice President of the Poetry Society. McGough was born in Litherland, Liverpool

Roger McGough was born in Liverpool and educated at the University of Hull .

Roger McGough was born in Liverpool and educated at the University of Hull. He came to prominence in the 1960s with the publication of THE MERSEY SOUND, and is one of today's most popular poets. He writes for children and adults and performs his poetry all over the world. He presents Poetry Please on Radio 4 and is President of the Poetry Society. He was honoured with the Freedom of the City of Liverpool in 2001 and with a CBE in 2005 for services to literature.

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recommended by Roger McGough. The poet, broadcaster and "patron saint of poetry" says all children are poets and reveals why daydreaming is good for you. Here he chooses anthologies for all ages, which have "a fresh look and a fresh listen". Interview by Rebecca Slack. When you started writing poetry, was there an anthology like Emergency Kit about which you thought: I’d love to be included in this? No. When I went into teaching, after university, the book I was given to use in the classroom was the one I’d had at school, Palgrave’s Golden Treasury of Verse, which is fine, but it’s very dry and historical.

Poetry Pie - Puffin Poetry (Paperback). Roger McGough (author). There are over 50 poems in this hugely enjoyable poetry collection with themes ranging from food and animals to school and ghouls. Paperback 128 Pages, Published: 01/10/2015. As always, Roger Mcgough's poems are full of wit and wisdom, with word play, puns and sharp observations on all aspects of life. He's even included his own unique line drawings which are full of humour and pathos. Children are sure to ask for another slice of this brand new poetry pie!

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As far as I Know - book of poetry by Roger McGough. Roger Mcgough Bbc Two Slammed Poem Poems Poetry. Poetry Pie by Roger McGough. There are over 50 poems in this hugely enjoyable poetry collection with themes ranging. Lady Don't Fall Backwards. What others are saying.

A collection of poems for the 11+ age group. Roger McGough has selected the poems from the world of living poets, many of them little known, and has included a number of his own poems. Most of the poems are humorous, some are sad, but nearly all are relevant to today's teenagers.