Its range is impressive and, although there's plenty of mandatory playground jokiness, room is found for several well-chosen extracts from Shakespeare ... plus Keats, Coleridge, Rossetti, Yeats and some fine contemporary work such as Helen Dunmore's poignant 'Asking the Hare'. (Times Educational Supplement
A vibrant collection. (Parent Wise
May well prove to be the definitive collection. (Carousel
What I liked most was the generous supply of interesting poems I hadn't read before ... Ideal for Year 5 and 6 classes to dip into, particularly perhaps in Year 6 when studying how different poets treat the same theme. (Booktrusted News
An exciting and inspiring anthology of magical poems.