Author(s): Preston-Gannon, Frann,
Date of Publication: 29/08/2018,
Pagination: 336 pages,
Imprint: Nosy Crow Ltd,
Published By: Nosy Crow Ltd,
Book Classification: Poetry (Children's / Teenage), Natural history (Children’s/Teenage), Anthologies (Children's / Teenage)
I Am the Seed That Grew the Tree: A Nature Poem For Every Day Of The Year, named after the first line of Judith Nicholls' poem 'Windsong', is a lavishly illustrated collection of 366 nature poems - one for every day of the year, including leap years.
Filled with familiar favourites and new discoveries, written by a wide variety of poets, including John Agard, William Blake, Emily Bronte, Charles Causley, Walter de la Mare, Emily Dickinson, Carol Ann Duffy, Eleanor Farjeon, Robert Frost, Thomas Hardy, Roger McGough, Christina Rossetti, William Shakespeare, John Updike, William Wordsworth and many more, this is the perfect book for children (and grown-ups!) to share at the beginning or the end of the day, or just to dip into.