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His readings have a musical quality and are also very varied in style. Listen to the ...
by John Mole
0:49 listening time
Benjamin Zephaniah was born in Birmingham, and grew up in Jamaica and in Handsworth, ...
Many of Berlie’s poems do not have regular stanzas or patterns of rhyme. But if you ...
by Allan Ahlberg
0:51 listening time
by John Hegley
2:17 listening time
The bounce and rhyme collection is made especially for under 5s.
by Jackie Kay
2:07 listening time
Where does poetry end and song begin? It’s hard to tell in Brian Moses’ poetry – and ...
Causley's poems have a timeless quality. It's possible to imagine poems such as ...
by John Agard
2:16 listening time
1:49 listening time