Meet My Folks!

Ted Hughes, illustrated by George Adamson
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In hilarious verse Ted Hughes introduces us to his extraordinary family, including a Granny who happens to be an octopus and his father, the Chief Inspector of Holes.

Other folks get so well known,

And nobody knows about my own, '
Have you met my sister Jane? She's a great big crow! My Grandpa is an owler and Grandma knits jerseys for wasps! And my other Granny is an octopus.

Meet Aunt Flo, Brother Bert and more extraordinary family members in Ted Hughes's irresistible Meet My Folks, his first book for children.

Author bio:

Ted Hughes (1930-1998) was born in Yorkshire. His first book, The Hawk in the Rain, was published in 1957 by Faber and Faber and was followed by many volumes of poetry and prose for adults and children. He received the Whitbread Book of the Year for two consecutive years for his last published collections of poetry, Tales from Ovid (1997) and Birthday Letters (1998). He was Poet Laureate from 1984, and in 1998 he was appointed to the Order of Merit.

Category: Poetry
ISBN: 9780571280636
Edition No: 2
Publisher: Faber
Imprint: Faber Children PB
Pub Date: July 2012
Page Extent: 64
Format: Paperback - B format
Age: 7 - 12
Subject: Poetry