Goldilocks on CCTV

Publisher: Frances Lincoln Children's Books

A collection of poetry that imagines fairy tale characters attempting to live out their adventures in the modern world. Sleeping Beauty’s nightdress fetches a fortune at Sotheby's, Rumpelstiltskin finds his name sold to the paparazzi and a Giant finds his views have less impact in the days of Twitter.

By turns funny, poignant and insightful Agard’s poems are told with a direct and distinctive voice. Matched with Kitamura’s clear, monochrome illustration this is a collection of fresh, modern poetry full of relevance for older children.

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Author: Various Editor: John Agard and Grace Nichols Illustrator: Satoshi Kitamura

Amusing and bemusing poetry from around the globe. John Agard and Grace Nichols have assembled a bunch of silly poems in this new collection brought to life with quirky illustrations by Satoshi Kitamura.

From classics like The Jabberwocky to great contemporary nonsense like The Computer's First Proverb, there's something for everyone in this vibrant, varied …

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