The Poetry Zone has been working closely with the Class Act Agency to set up an agency for schools that will take the stress out of booking visitors, that is inexpensive and that will offer only the very best writers and artists for schools. Check it out here.
You look like a normal person but you're probably one of the best poets on earth! Alasdair. (Year 6)
A super day for children
and staff - Roger's performance really brought poetry alive for us all
I laughed so much I had to re-do my make up - Teacher at St Margaret's Primary, Dover
So much energy! Waterstone's, Reading
Stevens is a poet, author and musician.
He has had over two hundred poems for children published in wide-ranging
anthologies from The Secret Lives of Teachers
The Works (Every kind of poem you will ever need for the Literacy Hour)
His solo collections include Why
Otters Don't Wear Socks and
The Monster That Ate the
Universe (Macmillan) His other books include the anthologies
The Secret Life of Pants
Let's Recycle Grandad
(A&C Black) and an acclaimed verse-novel
for teenagers The
Journal of Danny Chaucer (Poet)
(Orion) which was broadcast by Roger on BBC Radio 4 as the Afternoon Play.
and edits poetry and picture books for children, and resource books for
teachers. He is the author of Able Writers
in Your School (with Roger Stevens) (Brilliant Publications) and
several best-selling collections of poetry.
his own poetry
Roger and Brian can both be booked through
Give Kate a call and discuss your requirements today.