Roger McGough is Britain's most famous and best-loved poet. Called 'the patron saint of poetry' by the Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy, Roger is the author of over 50 books bestselling books for children and adults. He was born in Liverpool, and originally rose to fame as a member of The Scaffold, the pop music/poetry group whose most famous song was 'Lily the Pink'. Roger's picture book, Crocodile Tears, illustrated by Greg McLeod, is also published by Otter-Barry Books. He performs his poetry and music shows in venues across the UK. Roger lives in Barnes, SW London.
A funny and exciting read, it is sure to have both adults and
children laughing alike * Lovereading4kids *
Witty and wicked * Waterstones website *
Classic Roger McGough ... kids love these poems * Guardian *