Rhyme Time: Diana Hendry's Favourite Poetry Anthologies (8-11)

Or, 8 books you don't need to read from beginning to end

Anthologies are like Lucky Dips. It’s worth having a few on your shelves – some serious, some funny – so you can pick whatever suits your mood. And a like a dog, an anthology isn’t just for Christmas and not even for this year or next. An anthology can last you for life. Here are a few you might enjoy:

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Diana Hendry
Diana Hendry

Diana Hendry is a poet, short story writer and the author of many children’s books. Her young adult novel, The Seeing, has been shortlisted for a Scottish Children's Book Award.

Tags: poetry, 8-11