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What is the Truth? : Collected Animal Poems Vol 2, Hardback Book

What is the Truth? : Collected Animal Poems Vol 2 Hardback


Why is itThe roustabout Rooster, raging at the dawnWakes us so early?A warrior king is on fire!His armour is all crooked daggers and scimitarsAnd it's shivering red-hot - with rage!First published in 1984, this book of prose-linked animal poems won both the Guardian Children's Fiction Award and the Signal Poetry Award.

This new, illustated edition remains 'a very beautiful book: God and his son go to visit mankind and ask a few simple questions . . . the poems are pure enchantment' (The School Librarian).


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 128 pages
  • Publisher: Faber & Faber
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  • Category: Poetry
  • ISBN: 9780571349401



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