A collection of magical poems that will make you laugh out loud, scare you witless and bewitch you! Old favourites by Shakespeare, Ben Jonson and Keats sit alongside contemporary poems from top children's writers including Pauline Fisk, Helen Dunmore and Paul Cookson.
Hubble Bubble is packed with poems about witches and wizards, magic and magicians, ghosts, ghouls and goblins, myths and legends and curses, charms and spells.
Links to National Literacy Strategy KS2: myths and legends (Yr 3): poems on common themes; classic and modern poetry (Yr 4); Poems by significant children's writers (Yr 5); longer classic poetry, including narrative poetry (Yr 5); Poetry by long-established authors including... Shakespeare (Yr 6); different authors' treatment of the same theme (yr 6)
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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 eMore about Andrew Fusek Peters