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Andrew Fusek Peters

  • 5 stars across 70 books

    Andrew Fusek Peters is an Anglo-Czech poet, storyteller, didgeridoo player, broadcaster, anthologist and author with an international reputation. He is the UK's tallest poet (6'8''!!) and has worked in thousands of schools, libraries, arts centres and literary festivals, giving lively performances and running workshops with all ages and abilities. 'An experienced and accomplished anthologist', according to the TES, Andrew has published more than 70 books and his poems appear in the Poetry Archive, set up by the Poet Laureate to record the best poets.

    Polly Peters is a former English and Drama teacher. She was previously Head of Drama at a sixth form college and currently works as a youth/community theatre leader, director and playwright.

    11th June 2020

    The Flower King: A Bloomsbury Young Reader: Gold Book Band

    An entertaining retelling of a traditional tale, ideal for children practising their reading at home or in school. The ... More

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    18th September 2003

    Hubble Bubble: A Potent Brew Of Magical Poems

    A collection of magical poems that will make you laugh out loud, scare you witless and bewitch you! Old favourites by ... More

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    9th July 2020

    The Story Thief: A Bloomsbury Reader

    A quirky reworking of the traditional Anansi stories from west Africa by Andrew Fusek Peters. Nyame the sky god has a s... More

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    1st July 2003

    Ed and the Witchblood

    Edric's mother unexpectedly disappears and soon another woman has moved in with his father and persuaded him to send Ed ... More

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    1st February 2010

    The No-No Bird

    No-No Bird's favourite word is NO! In fact, he likes saying it to everyone. NO he won't play with Little Mouse; NO he wo... More

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    14th November 2013

    EDGE: A Rivets Short Story: Breathe and You Die!

    Matt wakes up alone, in a room rapidly filling with poison gas. How did he get here? And more importantly, how is he g... More

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    10th January 2013

    Freestylers: Short Thriller: The Crawling Hand

    A short mystery that's high on suspense! This is a perfect page turner if you want to finish a thriller in one sitting, ... More

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    1st August 2006

    Roar, Bull, Roar!

    This title features a new country, a new school, an evil landlord, a shady secret from the past and the ghostly legend o... More

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    1st April 2009

    Dingo Dog and the Billabong Storm

    The Bush animals are fed up of Dingo dog's bullying and generate a storming idea to teach him a lesson. This traditiona... More

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