These recordings come from a special recording for the poetry archive
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    "High-Chair"

  • 2 -
    "Sam, Sam, Quite Contrary"

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  • 4 -
    "The Well-Travelled Tortoise"

  • 5 -
    "Now You See Me, Now You..."

  • 6 -
    "Death in the Poetry Library"

  • 7 -
    "The Noodle-Eater"

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  • 9 -
    "The Powder Monkey"

  • 10 -
    "I Don't Want an Avocado for an Uncle"

  • 11 -
    "When is a boy not a boy?"

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  • 14 -
    "The Night Flight of the Pterodactyl"

  • 15 -
    "The Solar-Powered Fairy"

  • 16 -
    "Tin Lid"

  • 17 -
    "World Secrets"

  • 18 -
    "Limpet"

  • 19 -
    "A Memory of Snow"

  • 20 -
    "The Pencil Stub"

  • 21 -
    "Storing Time"

  • 22 -
    "The Humpback's Wail"

  • 23 -
    "Summer Pudding"

  • 24 -
    "The Best Hiding Place in the World"

  • 25 -
    "My Friend Bob"

  • 26 -
    "Night Sky in the Clun Valley"

  • 27 -
    "The Return of the Wild Man of Orford"

  • 28 -
    "Dawn Meets the Queen"

  • 29 -
    "I Can't Fix Everything"

  • 30 -
    "The Fragrant Pirate"

  • 31 -
    "Iris Upsidaisy"

  • 32 -
    "My Dad's More Embarrassing Than Your Dad"

  • 33 -
    "Wasp on the Tube"

  • 34 -
    "The 'I'm Not Tired' Dance"

  • 35 -
    "Lou's Pyjama Uniform"

  • 36 -
    "What Does Poetry Do?"

  • 37 -
    "Government Health Warning"

Bibliography
  • "Now You See Me, Now You..." Now You See Me, Now You..., Rabbit Hole Publications, 2002
  • "Armature" Armature, Arc Publications, 2003
  • "I Don't Want an Avocado for an Uncle" I Don't Want an Avocado for an Uncle, Rabbit Hole Publications, 2006
  • "Family Connections" Family Connections, Salt, 2007
  • "I'll Dress One Night as You" I'll Dress One Night as You, Salt, 2009
  • "Michael Rosen's A-Z" Michael Rosen's A-Z, Puffin, 2009
  • "The Humpback's Wail" The Humpback's Wail, Rabbit Hole Publications, 2010
  • "Chrissie Gittins Reading from Her Poems" Chrissie Gittins Reading from Her Poems, The Poetry Archive, 2012
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