Poems for Children
Below are a few of the poems that I’ve written and that stick in my mind for one reason or another. Most are thoughtful, but there are one or two funny ones as well – and a quick chant for Halloween.
All poems are copyright ©Mary Green and cannot be used without the consent of the author.
Most of my poems have been published in anthologies, such as those below, which are three of my favourites and were shortlisted for the CLiPPA/CLPE awards.
Green Glass Beads compiled by Jacqueline Wilson, Macmillan
Blood and Roses compiled by Brian Moses, Hachette
Poems of Childhood, compiled by Brian Moses, Macmillan