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Sky in the Pie: A Book of New Poems (Puffin Books) [Kindle Edition]

Roger McGough
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Waiter, there's a sky in my pie!



Roger McGough has cooked up a delicious feast of poems. This spicy collection contains only the finest ingredients - wit, sparkle and thought-provoking insight from a very superior source. Get ready to have your tastebuds tickled!



Warning: some poems will make you choke with laughter, some need to be chewed very carefully.

About the Author

Roger McGough is one of Britain's most popular poets. He has been captivating children and adults alike with his unique blend of witty and sensitive verse for more than three decades and with more than thirty books. He is an international ambassador for poetry and was awarded an OBE for his work in 1997, and a CBE in 2005. In 2001 he was honoured with the freedom of the city of Liverpool.

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 1294 KB
  • Print Length: 96 pages
  • Publisher: Puffin; New Ed edition (29 May 2003)
  • Sold by: Amazon Media EU S.à r.l.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B002TJLES2
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #416,122 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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4.0 out of 5 stars A good poem book 12 Mar 2014
Format:Paperback|Verified Purchase
As ever Roger McGough poems raise a smile and laugh, these are good for 6/7 year olds. Nice illustrations as well.
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5.0 out of 5 stars A bathtime treat 24 April 2013
Format:Paperback|Verified Purchase
We read these poems to our daughter as a bathtime treat in the 80s. She still knows reams of them off by heart and now she is reading them to her grandson. It's a goody!
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4.0 out of 5 stars Excellent poems for children 21 Dec 2005
By Sailoil - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Hardcover
McGough is a renowned Liverpool poet with a long collection of publications behind him, both of adult and children's works. His children's poetry is not of the cute and cuddly variety. It is thought provoking and often addresses issues which are very important to children, such as bullying, violence and death. But he also writes material that is uplifting and rip-roaringly funny.

This is a short collection of children's poems, and is perfect for children with a reading age of nine and upwards.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Awesome poetry book 3 Jan 2009
By Primadona - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Paperback
I got this book about 10 or 12 years ago back in elementary school. I still remember some of the poems. I made a song out of "pie in sky" and i left notes on peoples doors back in college with "your friend the sun" I was expecting to find this on amazon uk's website instead of the one here in the US but hey, it's all good. i can't find my copy and i need to get one for my little nephew who came from london not long ago and is starting to develop an interest in reading.
If you're looking for a poetry book with lot's of great poems, this is it.
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