A Poetry Archive recording by

Andrew Fusek Peters - Children's Poems

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These poems come from a special recording for the Poetry Archive:

  • 1 -
    "Poem for the Verbally Confused"

  • 2 -
    "Late for a Date"

  • 3 -

  • 4 -

  • 5 -

  • 6 -
    "In Training"

  • 7 -
    "Fairynuff?"

  • 8 -
    "Junk Uncle"

  • 9 -
    "Thank You (it's what I've always wanted)"

  • 10 -
    "Morning"

  • 11 -
    "Grandad"

  • 12 -
    "At the Top of the Stairs"

  • 13 -
    "My Cat"

  • 14 -
    "Snoring"

  • 15 -
    "The River of Tears"

  • 16 -
    "My Brother the Tree"

  • 17 -
    "E-Pet-Aph"

  • 18 -
    "My Cat Sooty"

  • 19 -
    "It's Treason"

  • 20 -
    "The Teflon Terror"

  • 21 -
    "Water-Cycle"

  • 22 -
    "The Candle"

  • 23 -
    "Hadrian's Wall"

  • 24 -
    "The Pool"

  • 25 -
    "Mad, Bad and Dangerously Haddock"

  • 26 -
    "California Skateboard Park, 1977"

  • 27 -

  • 28 -
    "The Gold-leaf Gangster"

  • 29 -

  • 30 -
    "Wonder"

  • 31 -
    "Fire at Night"

  • 32 -
    "The Mysterious Employment of God"

  • 33 -
    "Why Santa has a Flush on his Face"

  • 34 -
    "Another Sensational Day"

  • 35 -
    "My New School"

  • 36 -
    "Love Poem to Kevin (He'd Better Get The Message)"

  • 37 -
    "I Need an Operation on my Pupils!"

  • 38 -
    "Rap up my Lunch!"

  • 39 -

  • 40 -
    "Playground Chant"

  • 41 -
    "Poolside Warriors"

  • 42 -
    "Mis-Adventure"

  • 43 -
    "Only We"

  • 44 -
    "The Rubbishman"

  • 45 -

  • 46 -
    "The Letter"

  • 47 -
    "Day in the Life of Me!"

  • 48 -
    "Tide & Seek"

  • 49 -
    "The Moon is on the Microphone"

  • 50 -
    "A Poem that Lost its Briefs"

  • 51 -
    "Five Little Senses All In A Row"

  • 52 -
    "Attack of the Mutant Mangos: A Fruit Salad Ballad of Baddies"

  • 53 -
    "Dambusters"

  • 54 -
    "A Heavenly Spring Clean"

  • 55 -
    "The No-No Bird"

  • 56 -
    "Rush Hour Rhythm"


Extras

Select bibliography

  • The Barefoot Book of Strange and Spooky Stories, Barefoot Books 1997
  • When I Come to the Dark Country, Abbotsford Publishing 1997
  • The Upside-Down Frown, Hodder 1999 - out of print
  • Sheep Don't Go To School, Bloodaxe 1999
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  • Poems with Attitude, Hodder 2000
  • Poems about Seasons, Hodder 2000
  • The Unidentified Frying Omelette: an anthology of form poems, Hodder 2000
  • Out of Order (editor), Evans 2001
  • Sadderday and Funday, Hodder 2001 - out of print
  • Plays with Attitude, Hodder 2001
  • Dragon and Mousie, Ylolfa 2002
  • Hubble Bubble (editor), Hodder 2003
  • Ed and the Witchblood (graphic novel), Hodder 2003
  • Monkey's Clever Tale, Childsplay 2003
  • Crash: A Verse Novel, Hodder 2004
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  • Ed & The River of the Damned (graphic novel), Hodder 2004
  • Love, Hate & My Best Mate (editor), Hodder 2004
  • The Dog Ate My Bus Pass (with Nick Toczek), Macmillan 2004
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  • Tiger and the Unwise Man, Childsplay 2004
  • Here's a Little Poem (co-editor with Jane Yolen), Walker Books 2006
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  • Andrew Fusek Peters Reading from his Poems, The Poetry Archive 2006
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  • Mad, Bad and Dangerously Haddock: the best of Andrew Fusek Peters, Lion Books, 2006
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  • Spies Unlimited, Oxford University Press 2006
  • Ghosts Unlimited, Oxford University Press 2006
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  • Poems with Attitude - Uncensored, Wayland, 2008
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  • Here's a Little Poem, Walker, 2010
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  • Switching on the Moon, Walker, 2010
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  • Water (The Elements in Poetry, Evans Brothers Ltd, 2009
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  • Leaves are Like Traffic Lights, Salt, 2011
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  • Ravenwood, Chicken House, 2011
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