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The thing that mattered most : Scottish poems for children / preface by Michael Morpurgo ; edited by Julie Johnstone ; illustrated by Iain McIntosh.

Contributor(s): Armstrong, Anne | Bateman, Meg 1959- | Blackhall, Sheena 1947- | Brown, Angela | Bryan, Tom 1950- | Buchanan, Eunice M | Burnside, John 1955- | Calder, Jenni 1941- | Cambridge, Gerry 1959- | Clark, Thomas A 1944- | Cockburn, Ken 1960- | Crawford, Robert 1959- | De Luca, Christine 1947- | Doherty, Karen | Donaldson, Julia | Duffy, Carol Ann 1955- | Edwards, Richard | Finlay, Alec 1966- | Fitt, Matthew 1968- | Fraser, Bashabi 1954- | Gibson, Magi 1953- | Gillies, Valerie 1948- | Glen, Duncan 1933-2008 | Glenday, John 1952- | Gorman, Rody 1960- | Green, Stephanie | Haggith, Mandy | Hendry, Diana 1941- | Herbert, W. N 1961- | Johnstone, Julie 1964- | Kay, Jackie 1961- | Lennon, Joan | Lochhead, Liz 1947- | MacNeil, Kevin 1972- | McCallum, Andrew | McGonigal, James 1947- | McIntosh, Iain | Medrington, Richard | Morpurgo, Michael | Murray, Elspeth | Nelson, Donald | Nelson, Helena | Niven, Liz 1952- | Paisley, Janet 1948- | Pow, Tom 1950- | Powici, Chris | Price, Richard 1966- | Robertson, James 1958- | Robertson, Robin 1955- | Rose, Dilys 1954- | Spence, Alan 1947- | Steele, Gregor | Steven, Kenneth C 1968- | Thornton, Valerie 1954- | Whittingham, Brian 1950- | Wilson, Fiona | Morgan, Edwin 1920-2010 | Fulton Macpherson, Robin 1937- | Ransford, Tessa 1938-2015 | Burns, Elizabeth 1957-2015 | Lamb, Helen 1956-2017.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Edinburgh : Edinburgh : Scottish Poetry Library ; Black and White, 2006ISBN: 1845020952; 9781845020958.Subject(s): City of Glasgow - District < Strathclyde - Region < Southwestern Scotland < Scotland < Great Britain < United Kingdom < British Isles < Western & Central Europe < Europe < continents & landmasses < geography < Earth - planet < natural world | Jura < Inner Hebrides - Strathclyde Region < Strathclyde - Region < Southwestern Scotland < Scotland < Great Britain < United Kingdom < British Isles < Western & Central Europe < Europe < continents & landmasses < geography < Earth - planet < natural worl | Loch Ness Monster < mythical beings or creatures < tales, myths & legends < folklore & oral tradition < ethnology < man & society < mankind | Russian dolls | SCOTBIB 2006 < SCOTBIB 2000-2009 < SCOTBIB - works by Scottish authors or from Scottish publishers < bibliographies < bibliographical forms & other media < books & literature < artistic & cultural themes < intellectual life < personal existence < mankind | Scots < Germanic & Scandinavian languages < specific languages < language history & linguistics < anthropology < man & society < mankind | Scottish Gaelic < Celtic languages < Indo-European & Celtic languages < specific languages < language history & linguistics < anthropology < man & society < mankind | Shetland dialect < Scots < Germanic & Scandinavian languages < specific languages < language history & linguistics < anthropology < man & society < mankind | bullfinches & chaffinches < finches & buntings < birds < animal life < natural world | buses & coaches < road transport < transport < travel & exploration < geography < Earth - planet < natural world | caterpillars < butterflies & moths < flying insects < insects < arthropods < animal life < natural world | cats < domestic animals < animal life < natural world | ceilidhs < recreation < man & society < mankind | children's verse < poetical genres < art of poetry < books & literature < artistic & cultural themes < intellectual life < personal existence < mankind | crows & carrion eaters < birds < animal life < natural world | death < life cycle < human body < physical life < personal existence < mankind | deer < wild animals, indigenous species < mammals < animal life < natural world | football < sports & games < recreation < man & society < mankind | grandmothers < grandparents < family relationships - specific degrees < home & family < personal relationships < personal existence < mankind | grouse < game birds < birds < animal life < natural world | horses < domestic animals < animal life < natural world | houses < domestic architecture < architecture & buildings < artistic & cultural themes < intellectual life < personal existence < mankind | immigrants in Britain < immigrants < race & race relations < anthropology < man & society < mankind | kissing < sex & sexuality < human body < physical life < personal existence < mankind | lochs & lakes < water < natural world | owls < woodland birds < birds < animal life < natural world | pets < domestic animals < animal life < natural world | pike < fish < animal life < natural world | Names, Geographical | poetry anthologies < bibliographical forms & other media < books & literature < artistic & cultural themes < intellectual life < personal existence < mankind | raindrops < rain < weather & climate < air & sky < natural world | salmon < fish < animal life < natural world | Saris | sayings, proverbs & riddles < folklore & oral tradition < ethnology < man & society < mankind | seamen & sailors - other than navy < ships & boats < water transport < transport < travel & exploration < geography < Earth - planet < natural world | spelling < teaching English in schools < schools & school life < education < intellectual life < personal existence < mankind | tongue-twisters < sayings, proverbs & riddles < folklore & oral tradition < ethnology < man & society < mankind | trees & shrubs < plant life < natural world | waves < sea & shore < water < natural world | weather & climate < air & sky < natural world | wolves < wild animals, non-indigenous species < mammals < animal life < natural world | word games < indoor games < sports & games < recreation < man & society < mankind | wrens < garden birds < birds < animal life < natural world | FEMBIB - works by women authors & editors < bibliographies < bibliographical forms & other media < books & literature < artistic & cultural themes < intellectual life < personal existence < mankindLanguage Note: Poems in English, Scots, Gaelic and Shetlandic..
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Poems in English, Scots, Gaelic and Shetlandic.

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