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Rhyme Time: Around the Day [Paperback]

John Foster , Carol Thompson
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25 Oct 2000 Rhyme Time
A collection of modern poems, some written especially for this book. We follow the child's day, from breakfast to lunch, playtime to bedtime. Carol Thompson's beautiful child-friendly illustrations bring the poems to life. John Foster is one of the top children's poetry editors. He has sold over 1 million copies for OUP and lives in Oxford. Carol Thompson has published books for Transworld and Macdonald. She lives in Ashby-de-la-Zouch.

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  • Paperback: 64 pages
  • Publisher: OUP Oxford (25 Oct 2000)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0192762281
  • ISBN-13: 978-0192762283
  • Product Dimensions: 25.4 x 19.6 x 0.5 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 685,169 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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John Foster is one the nation's best-loved and highly regarded children's poets. He was born in Carlisle, then educated at Denstone College in Staffordshire and Brasenose College in Oxford.

For over twenty years John taught English at various Oxfordshire comprehensive schools, as well as writing poetry for children. John's poetry anthologies present children with original and comtemporary poetry, proving that poetry is both accessible and fun.

His books have included First Verses for the Very Young, My First Oxford Book of Poems, My First Book of Animal Poems, The Poetry Chest, My Oxford Book of Christmas Poems, Twinkle, Twinkle Chocolate Bar, Dinosaur Poems, Monster Poems, Dragon Poems, Fantastic Football Poems and Pet Poems.

'John Foster is indisputably the world's premier poetry anthologist'
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John Foster is the well-known compiler and editor of more than two dozen anthologies of children's poetry, most recently My First Oxford Book of Poems and Pet Poems. Carol Thompson has illustrated many children's books, including Counting Rhymes, Chanting Rhymes, and Finger Rhymes, all edited by John Foster. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

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5.0 out of 5 stars great fun 6 April 2013
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An excellent book with simple poems just right for the young just starting with poetry. They deal with everyday things in an amusing way. The illustrations are colourful and lively
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3.0 out of 5 stars Poems a child can relate to. 7 Mar 2013
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Short snappy poems for every event in a child's day. Nice illustrations too. Not in the same league to my mind as a Shirley Hughes poetry book but still enjoyable to dip into.
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