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Chosen by Pie Corbett and Gaby Morgan

Published by Macmillan Children's Books 2015

Previous edition 2005

ISBN: 9781447286875

568 pages



The Works 4 is divided into twenty-six alphabetical sections featuring poems about:


The ark and other creatures, boys' stuff, celebrations and festivals, dinosaurs, dragons and dodos, elements, seasons and the natural world, friends and families, girls' stuff, home life, impossible and incredible, journeys, kissing and other things best avoided, love, death, war and peace, monsters, ghosts and ghouls, nonsense, ourselves and others, people and places, queens, kings and historical stuff, rescuing the world, senses and feeling, teachers, unpleasant things, viewpoint, wonder, x-words and wordplay, young and old, and zapping aliens.


It also contains a glossary of terms - including explanations of different poetic forms - and lesson ideas.

The Works 4