Anne Harvey traces the patterns of the early years through such varied themes as toys, night-time, theatre and school. The book reflects many moods and emotions so that every reader will find something to their taste and discover the new and excitingly familiar as well as the classic half-remembered favourite.This outstanding collection includes work by renowned poets such as William Blake, Charles Causley, Percy Shelley, W.H. Auden, John Betjeman, Roger McGough and William Wordsworth, that will delight everyone from nine to ninety.
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"An excellent anthology" Anne Fine "As a child I would rather have been starved of food than poetry. Swings and Shadows is an excellent anthology" Anne FineBook Description:
This wonderfully rich collection of poems chosen by Anne Harvey celebrates all aspects of childhood
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Book Description Random House Children's Books, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. new ed edition. 208 pages. 7.60x5.08x0.43 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk0099646811