Revel in the powerful and evocative language in this collection. Wonderful for exending the imagination and inspiring children to 'think outside the box'. (Parents in Touch
All who read this will be thoroughly entertained and learn something new with Mitton’s exquisite storytelling. If there is ever a poetry collection to read with your children, this is most certainly it. (Lovereading
Mitton is a talented, versatile and accomplished poet with the ability the engage children with his imaginative writing. (Secret Lives of Poets
Tony Mitton is a poet who conjures magic and reality; 'spins his chances in the air' to adapt his own words… This immersion in poetic experience will cause delight to its readers and establish a taste for more. Caroline Holder's responses to the poems are sensitive, evocative and subtle. Just as Tony Mitton creates effect with words so does she with line and shade. (Ibby Link
About the Author
Tony Mitton writes wonderful poetry and is much in demand at schools and festivals to read and perform. After spending most of his childhood abroad with his soldier father, Tony studied English at Cambridge before becoming a primary school teacher. Inspired by his pupils he began writing poetry and has won awards for his collections. Tony Mitton lives in Cambridge with his wife and children and their cat.
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