The Thing That Mattered Most: Scottish Poems for Children

By Julie Johnstone


Presents poems with a distinctive Scottish flavour aimed to delight and inspire young readers. This book offers a collection of poems for children available by Scottish poets. There are almost sixty Scottish poets represented, with poems in English, Scots, Gaelic, and Shetlandic. Each poem is accompanied by a biographical piece by the poet.

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Edited by Julie Johnstone, Education Development Officer at the Scottish Poetry Library.