Red Sky at Night, Poet's Delight (Paperback)

Red Sky at Night, Poet's Delight By Alex Wharton, Ian Morris (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Alex Wharton, Ian Morris (Illustrator)
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A third collection of funny and thoughtful poems from the Children's Laureate Wales, Alex Wharton, aimed at developing a love of language and self-expression. Readers will be excited by fun new characters like Mr Slime and the return of Hector the Horrible Hedgehog from first collection Daydreams and Jellybeans, as well as being introduced to powerful and moving poems such as 'Young Oak', 'The Long Way Home', and 'For a Quiet Day'. Superbly illustrated throughout by Ian Morris.

About the Author

"Alex Wharton is an award-winning writer and performer of poetry for adults and children. His First Book of poetry for children, Daydreams and Jellybeans, was shortlisted for the Wales Book of The Year Award 2022, The North Somerset Teacher’ s Book Awards, The Laugh Out Loud Book Awards and was named as a National Poetry Day Recommended Read. Alex won the inaugural Rising Stars Wales Award in 2020 and is the Children’ s Laureate Wales 2023-2025. He has collaborated with key national organisations such as Cadw, National Dance Company Wales, Welsh Government, British Council of Literature and Welsh Libraries, and has also appeared in festivals such as Hay Festival and Edinburgh International Book Festival. Follow Alex on Twitter @alexwhartonpoet and on Instagram @alexwharton_"

Product Details
ISBN: 9781915444356
ISBN-10: 1915444357
Publisher: Firefly Press
Publication Date: February 4th, 2024
Pages: 64
Language: English