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Spooky Poems
Spooky Poems

Spooky Poems


96 Pages, 5 x 8

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $7.99 (US $7.99)

Publication Date: December 2015

ISBN 9781447272588

Rights: US

Pan Macmillan (Dec 2015)
Macmillan Children's Books

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Spooky Poems is a collection of scary poems about ghosts, ghouls, bats, witches, vampires, and all things creepy—by bestselling children's poets Brian Moses and James Carter. A Good Scary Poem Needs . . .A haunted house,a pattering mouse.A spooky feeling,a spider-webbed ceiling.A squeaking door,a creaking floor.A swooping bat,the eyes of a cat.A dreadful dream,a distant scream.A ghost that goes 'BOO'and You!

Author Biography

Brian Moses is a professional poet. His poetry books include Brian Moses' School Report, Behind the Staffroom Door, and A Cat Called Elvis. His solo collections and anthologies for Macmillan have sold over 1 million copies and he is featured on the National Poetry Archive. He is co-author (with Roger Stevens) of What Are We Fighting For?, a new collection of war poems written especially for a younger audience. James Carter is a poet whose poems have been published in dozens of anthologies, in his own collection, Journey to the Centre of My Brain, and, with Graham Denton, in Grrr! Dinos, Dragons and Other Beastie Poems.