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by James Berry
1:15 listening time
Jackie was born in Scotland to a Scottish mother and a Nigerian father. Soon after she ...
by Matthew Sweeney
1:07 listening time
Judith makes use of traditional poetic forms, including ballad and riddle. Some of the ...
by Grace Nichols
1:29 listening time
Before she became a writer, Laura studied psychology and philosophy and worked as a ...
by Judith Nicholls
1:49 listening time
Magical, mystical poems, with spooky spirits, witches and wizards.
How can you know if something is true or not? To celebrate National Poetry Day's theme ...
by Laura Mucha
1:12 listening time
by Phil Bowen
0:47 listening time
Roald Dahl (1916-1990) is one of the most successful children's writers in the world: ...