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Zim Zam Zoom: Zappy Poems To Read Out Loud

By James Carter
Illustrated by Nicola Colton

16 poems to read out loud - perfect for sharing at home or at school.

Want to travel in a rocket? Search for a grumpy dragon? Make your very own monster? Visit a higgledy-piggledy farm? Well, hop into Zim Zam Zoom - for fun and adventures galore! Colours, animals, space, music, fairytale fireworks...! Here is a collection of poems especially written for performance. With delightful illustrations by a talented new illustrator, this is a brilliant introduction to poetry for young children.

  • Poems especially chosen to be performed.
  • All poems road-tested in schools and book festivals by an experienced, trusted poet.
  • Picture book presentation makes this fun and accessible for younger children.

About the author

James Carter is a prize-winning poet, guitarist and educational writer. He travels all over the UK to give poetry performances and workshops, and is the author many bestselling poetry books including Hey Little Bug! and I'm a Little Alien. James Carter lives in Wallingford, Oxfordshire.

About the illustrator

Nicola Colton is an Irish illustrator with a playful, folk art style, whose illustrations have been exhibited in Dublin and London, as well as in magazines and stationery. Zim Zam Zoom is her first picture book. Nicola Colton lives in Bristol.

ISBN: 9781910959541
Imprint: Otter-Barry Books
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: May 1, 2016
Dimensions: 240 x 275mm, 32pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $24.99
New Zealand RRP: $27.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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