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Rainbow World free pdf An authoritative collection of poems from other cultures for the 21st century. Poets included range from Valerie Bloom, Jackie Kay, Benjamin Zephaniah, Lemn Sissay, Meiling Jin, Tao Lang Pee and Bekleen Leong to Rabrindranath Tagore, Monica Alvi and Chuang Tzu. Comprising over 100 contributions there is a balance of poets in ethnicity and gender, and of poems in content, form and style. Themes covered include: Food, festivals and festivities- Race, culture and identity- Families and friends- Language and nonsense- The animal world- Nature and environment- School and play- and Mystery, myth and magic.

About B Frazer

Debjani Chatterjee and Bashabi Fraser are Indian-born writers who live in Sheffield and Edinburgh. Debjani went to school and university in India, Japan, Bangladesh, Hong Kong, Egypt and England. She has worked in the steel industry and in community relations, and been a teacher and lecturer. She is now a full time writer/storyteller who enjoys working with children. She has written, edited and translated over 30 books. Bashabi moved between India and Britain for her school and university education. She teaches English Literature in two British universities. She has written, translated and edited poems, stories and articles for several books. She loves doing poetry and dance workshops and storytelling sessions with children and her daughter Rupsha shares her love of performing Indian classical dance with her.

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Author : B Frazer
Publisher : Hodder Children's Books
Data Published : 18 November 2004
ISBN : 034090318X
EAN : 9780340903186
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 160 pages
Age + : 5-9 years
Language : English
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