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The Whispering Room: Haunted Poems
Ghosts, goblins, witches, scary pea soup fogs, bogeymen, mysterious night noises, sprites, spirits and more -- they're all here in this anthology of terrifically terrifying poems. Wonderfully weird and eerie illustrations add to the haunted mood cast by the book's more than 50 poems. Offering a mix of contemporary and classic verse, as well as traditional rhymes, the poets ...more
Hardcover, 72 pages
Published September 15th 1996 by Kingfisher
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Gillian Clarke (b. 1937) is one of the central figures in contemporary Welsh poetry, the third to take up the post of National Poet of Wales. Her own poems have achieved widespread critical and popular acclaim (her Selected Poems has gone through seven printings and her work is studied by GCSE and A Level students throughout Britain) but she has also made her cultural mark through her inspirationa ...moreMore about Gillian Clarke...