The ABC Book of Australian Poetry: A treasury of poems for young people

by Libby Hathorn

On Sale: 01/06/2010

Format:

Hardcover

About the Book

Follow a river of poetry through country, town, the bush, the four seasons, night and day, and explore the Australian landscape through the eyes of our best Australian poets. Age 10-14.

'I am the river, gently flowing, as I wind my way to the sea.' (Mary Duroux) Follow the river of poetry through country, town, the bush, the four seasons, night and day and explore the Australian landscape through the eyes of our best Australian poets. In this beautiful collection of poems for children, award-winning author and poet, Libby Hathorn, has brought together favourites such as those by A.B. 'Banjo' Paterson, Dorothea Mackellar and C.J. Dennis, as well as more contemporary poems by Steven Herrick, Eva Johnson, Les A. Murray and others. Exquisite illustrations by Cassandra Allan make this a collection to treasure. Age 10-14.

Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780733320194
  • ISBN 10: 0733320198
  • Imprint: ABC Books - AU
  • On Sale: 01/06/2010
  • Pages: 192
  • List Price: 34.99 AUD
  • BISAC1: JUVENILE FICTION / General

Biography

Libby Hathorn is one of Australia's most highly regarded writers for children and has also been published extensively overseas. Among other awards, she won the inaugural NSW Children's Week Medal for literature in 1992.For more information, free writing tips and teaching resources, go to www.libbyhathorn.com. 


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