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Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781869961756 | Gardners Books, March 1, 1995, cover price $13.75

This is the author's first collection of poems for younger children. It aims to demonstrate how poetry can be funny, sad, scary, exhilarating and full of relevance to the way we live - all at the same time!

Paperback:

9780571201204 | Gardners Books, October 4, 1999, cover price $7.65 | About this edition: This is the author's first collection of poems for younger children.

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Three dark, powerful tales, sinister as anything the Brothers Grimm created, of jealousy and fear, of age and beauty, of growing up and of wanting to be a child for ever.

Hardcover:

9780141380124 | Gardners Books, October 2, 2003, cover price $13.70 | About this edition: Three dark, powerful tales, sinister as anything the Brothers Grimm created, of jealousy and fear, of age and beauty, of growing up and of wanting to be a child for ever.

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Product Description: In Out of Fashion Carol Ann Duffy selects the best and freshest contemporary poets and asks them in turn to select their favourite poem, from another time or culture, which looks at how we dress, or undress, how we cover up or reveal...read more
By Carol Ann Duffy (editor)

Hardcover:

9780571219940 | Gardners Books, October 7, 2004, cover price $15.20 | About this edition: In Out of Fashion Carol Ann Duffy selects the best and freshest contemporary poets and asks them in turn to select their favourite poem, from another time or culture, which looks at how we dress, or undress, how we cover up or reveal.

Selects the best and freshest contemporary poets and asks them in turn to select their favourite poem, from another time or culture, which looks at how we dress, or undress, how we cover up or reveal. The result is a vital and entertaining dialogue between the two arts of poetry and fashion and between poets from the past and the present.

Paperback:

9780571219957 | Gardners Books, September 15, 2005, cover price $10.80 | About this edition: Selects the best and freshest contemporary poets and asks them in turn to select their favourite poem, from another time or culture, which looks at how we dress, or undress, how we cover up or reveal.

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Meant for children of all ages, this is a magical tale about what happens when, one night, a wicked witch steals the happy endings to bedtime stories. It is up to Jub, the keeper of the happy endings, to save the day and ensure sweet dreams everywhere.

Hardcover:

9780747579229 | Ill edition (Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, October 2, 2006), cover price $23.15 | About this edition: Meant for children of all ages, this is a magical tale about what happens when, one night, a wicked witch steals the happy endings to bedtime stories.

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Presents a collection of poetry for children. This book takes us on a mud-and-all ramble through sand, socks, songs and schoolrooms. It features poems that take pleasure in the discovery of imaginative worlds, from the loneliness of ghosts and ghouls to a shopping trip by Manchunian cows, and more.

Hardcover:

9780571219650 | Gardners Books, May 17, 2007, cover price $16.70 | About this edition: Presents a collection of poetry for children.

By Carol Ann Duffy (foreword by) and Catherine Marcangeli (editor)

Paperback:

9781846311048 | Liverpool Univ Pr, February 15, 2008, cover price $29.95

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Hardcover:

9781840111736 | Templar Pub, September 1, 2008, cover price $44.90

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Product Description: Carol Ann Duffy has asked some of the brightest writers in the poetry world to select a poem that is meaningful—or has meant something—to them, and write a response to it. With up-and-coming poets alongside more established names, and original poems alongside the new works they've inspired, Answering Back promises to be a truly unique and insightful anthology...read more
By Carol Ann Duffy (editor)

Paperback:

9780330448246 | Pan Macmillan, March 1, 2009, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Carol Ann Duffy has asked some of the brightest writers in the poetry world to select a poem that is meaningful—or has meant something—to them, and write a response to it.

Contains poetry chosen by Carol Ann Duffy from her first four acclaimed volumes, 'Standing Female Nude', 'Selling Manhattan', 'The Other Country', and 'Mean Time' (winner of the Whitbread Poetry Award), as well as six poems from the 'The World's Wife'.

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9780141025124, titled "Carol Ann Duffy: Carol Ann Duffy" | Penguin Global, May 5, 2009, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Contains poetry chosen by Carol Ann Duffy from her first four acclaimed volumes, 'Standing Female Nude', 'Selling Manhattan', 'The Other Country', and 'Mean Time' (winner of the Whitbread Poetry Award), as well as six poems from the 'The World's Wife'.

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Product Description: In an outstanding collection of both classic and new poems, 30 of the best contemporary poets have selected their favorite children’s poem to appear alongside a poem of their own.
By Carol Ann Duffy (editor)

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9780330517126 | Reprint edition (Pan Macmillan, September 1, 2009), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: In an outstanding collection of both classic and new poems, 30 of the best contemporary poets have selected their favorite children’s poem to appear alongside a poem of their own.

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Product Description: In the world of British poetry, Carol Ann Duffy is a superstar.' (Guardian) This stellar edition of her poems brings together work from her four award-winning collections for children, and sprinkles in a generous helping of new poems to match...read more

Hardcover:

9780571219681 | Gardners Books, September 3, 2009, cover price $29.10 | About this edition: In the world of British poetry, Carol Ann Duffy is a superstar.

Paperback:

9780571219698 | Gardners Books, December 31, 2006, cover price $17.35 | About this edition: In the world of British poetry, Carol Ann Duffy is a superstar.

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Product Description: 'Editing Answering Back, in which living poets replied to poems from the past, I was astonished to see how many of the poems, old and new, referred to the moon. I then started to keep a record of such references, and from my notebook, I see that in one morning alone I came across no fewer than nine poems, from the likes of Coleridge, Graves, Rosetti and Rowe -- and it was this selection that initially inspired To the Moon...read more
By Carol Ann Duffy (editor)

Hardcover:

9780330461313 | Pan Macmillan, October 2, 2009, cover price $25.40 | About this edition: 'Editing Answering Back, in which living poets replied to poems from the past, I was astonished to see how many of the poems, old and new, referred to the moon.

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Product Description: More or less 150 years after Homer's Iliad, Sappho lived on the island of Lesbos, west off the coast of what is present Turkey. Little remains today of her writings, which are said to have filled nine papyrus rolls in the great library at Alexandria some 500 years after her death...read more
By Carol Ann Duffy (introduced by), Aaron Poochigian (trans) and Sappho

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9780140455571 | Penguin Classics, October 27, 2009, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: More or less 150 years after Homer's Iliad, Sappho lived on the island of Lesbos, west off the coast of what is present Turkey.

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Product Description: The story of the birth of Jesus is a remarkable one on many levels---whether we see it as an account of the divine made human or simply as a tale of human endeavor. These carols celebrate a child's birth in exceptional circumstances, and what that child was to become: a man who loved his fellow humans and who lived by a humble, selfless creed, championing the marginalized in a society in which life was fraught with political tensions...read more

Paperback:

9780571521210 | Faber & Faber, November 1, 2009, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: The story of the birth of Jesus is a remarkable one on many levels---whether we see it as an account of the divine made human or simply as a tale of human endeavor.

Paperback:

9780330515115, titled "Mrs Scrooge" | Gardners Books, November 6, 2009, cover price $8.75

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Product Description: With her husband, Ebenezer, now 'doornail dead', the coldest Christmas Eve on record finds Mrs Scrooge outside the supermarket, protesting against consumerism and waste. 'Spoilsport!' shout the passersby as they load up their shopping carts with Christmas goodies...read more
By Beth Adams (illustrator) and Carol Ann Duffy

Hardcover:

9781439176337 | Simon & Schuster, November 24, 2009, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: With her husband, Ebenezer, now 'doornail dead', the coldest Christmas Eve on record finds Mrs Scrooge outside the supermarket, protesting against consumerism and waste.

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By Nicoletta Ceccoli (illustrator) and Carol Ann Duffy

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9788431695767 | Italian edition edition (Vicens-Vives Editorial S.A., June 9, 2010), cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Brand NEW.

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Product Description: The Manchester Carols is a collection of 12 carols, linked with a gentle, entertaining narration, which reshape and modernize the Christmas story. Its creators wanted to write something that is relevant to and reflects modern society, and which acknowledges the fact that even though someone might not subscribe to the religion behind the Nativity story, they can still appreciate it as an inspiring, magical tale...read more

Paperback:

9780571535675 | Faber & Faber, November 1, 2010, cover price $3.95 | About this edition: The Manchester Carols is a collection of 12 carols, linked with a gentle, entertaining narration, which reshape and modernize the Christmas story.

By Carol Ann Duffy (foreword by)

Paperback:

9781846972072 | Birlinn Ltd, September 1, 2011, cover price $15.95

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Product Description: Each night, in the hours between supper and bedtime, the Tear Thief carries her waterproof, silvery sack as she steals the tears of every child who cries. But what does she do with all those tears? This warm, poignant and beautifully illustrated story offers a thought-provoking message and a starting point for sharing children s emotional responses...read more
By Nicoletta Ceccoli (illustrator), Carol Ann Duffy and Juliet Stevenson (narrator)

Paperback:

9781846866227 | Pap/com edition (Barefoot Books, November 1, 2011), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Each night, in the hours between supper and bedtime, the Tear Thief carries her waterproof, silvery sack as she steals the tears of every child who cries.

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Product Description: A winner of the Costa Book Award, "beautiful and moving poetry for the real world" (The Guardian)The Bees is Carol Ann Duffy's first collection of new poems as British poet laureate, and the much anticipated successor to the T. S...read more

Paperback:

9780330442459 | Pan Macmillan, September 27, 2012, cover price $16.65 | About this edition: A winner of the Costa Book Award, "beautiful and moving poetry for the real world" (The Guardian)The Bees is Carol Ann Duffy's first collection of new poems as British poet laureate, and the much anticipated successor to the T.

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Product Description: Beginning with the King's Cook, who is preparing a sumptuous Christmas Pie, Wenceslas takes us to a medieval feast. The lords and ladies are at their places, the wine is in full flow, the musicians are playing in the gallery and the entertainment has begun...read more

Hardcover:

9781447212027 | Pan Macmillan, October 25, 2012, cover price $10.10 | About this edition: Beginning with the King's Cook, who is preparing a sumptuous Christmas Pie, Wenceslas takes us to a medieval feast.

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