Dom Conlon’s Astro Poetica
Astro Poetica (Children’s/Poetry)
Discover the Universe through poetry in this beautifully illustrated and highly acclaimed book from the author of Tiny the Giant. From the Big Bang to a Black Hole, each poem invites us to see the world around us in a new way. Sometimes funny, sometimes tender, the poems are for children to delight in. Chapters at the end help readers get the most out of reading and writing poetry.
“I wanted to just read them all in one delicious bite.” — Nicola Davies, English Association Picture Book award winner, 2014
“…funny tender poems for children.” — George Szirtes, CLPE Winner 2013
“Dom’s poems lightly and lovingly invite us to look to the heavens, so that we may see what is out there, to consider our place in the great whirling constellation of things, that to me is poetry.” — John Siddique, Author of ‘Don’t Wear It On Your Head’
“Ingenious, engaging and charming.” — Jon Culshaw