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Christmas poems

Christmas poems

Morgan, Gaby, editor of compilation; Scheffler, Axel, illustrator

A wonderful anthology of gorgeous poems - both classic and brand new - carols and hymns for Christmas. It captures all the emotion and excitement of the festive season and on through to the New Year

Hardback, Book. English.
New] edition
Published London: Macmillan Children's Books, 2013
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Available at Central Reserve.

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    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    03398595 Junior nonfiction Available


Statement of responsibility: chosen by Gaby Morgan
Edition statement: decorated by Axel Scheffler.
ISBN: 144722776X, 9781447227762
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Note: Previous edition: 2003.
Note: Includes index.
Physical Description: 162 pages : illustrations (colour) ; 21 cm
Subject: Poetry.; Christmas poetry, English.; Non-Fiction 9+.; Children's poetry, English.

Author note

Gaby Morgan is the Editorial Director for Non-fiction, Poetry and Licensing at Macmillan Children's Books. She has compiled many bestselling anthologies including Read Me and Laugh: A Funny Poem for Every Day of the Year, In My Sky at Twilight: Poems of Eternal Love, Fairy Poems - which was short-listed for the CLPE Award - and A First Poetry Book with Pie Corbett.

Axel Scheffler is a huge star in the world of children's books, and has illustrated many bestsellers including the award winning The Gruffalo. Axel is also the illustrator of wonderful novelty and gift books, such as Axel Scheffler's Noisy Jungle and his soundchip Buggy Buddies series. He was born in Hamburg, and now lives in London with his partner and young daughter.


'Celebrates everything from snow and stockings to the nativity story and its associated wonder.' TES