Poetry to the Rescue

Front Cover
UQP, Apr 16, 2002 - Poetry - 86 pages
0 Reviews
Steven Herrick is Australia's most popular poet for young people. Poetry to the Rescueis a collection of funny, touching and thought-provoking poems from home, school and play. Written with Steven Herrick's honesty and ear for kid's voices - a perfect reflection of everyday life.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Digital Clock
1
The Ten Commandments
14
The day the Princess died
27
Copyright

4 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (2002)

Steven Herrick is one of Australia's most popular poets. He has published books of poetry for adults, young adults and younger readers. Love, ghosts and nose hairwas shortlisted for the 1997 Children's Book Council of Australia Book of the Year Awards and the New South Wales Premier's Literary Awards. A Place Like Thishas been shortlisted for both the 1999 Children's Book Council of Australia Book of the Year Awards and the New South Wales Premier's Literary Awards.

Over the past ten years Steven Herrick has performed his poems throughout Australia in schools, pubs, universities, festivals, rock venues and on radio and television. He has also toured Canada, the United Kingdom, the United States and Singapore. He is one of Australia's most travelled and widely heard poets.

Bibliographic information