ROGER STEVENS

 


AUTHOR INFORMATION
ROGER STEVENS
Roger Stevens is a children’s author and poet who visits schools performing and running workshops. Recent books are Beware! Low Flying Rabbits (Macmillan); The Jumble Book (Macmillan), an anthology compiled for Dyslexia Action; A Million Brilliant Poems (part one), an anthology for A&C Black and Able Writers in Your School (Brilliant Publications) a book for teachers (with Brian Moses). The Journal of Danny Chaucer, a verse novel for teenagers, was broadcast on BBC Radio 4. He has written children’s novels, short stories and musicals. He composed the music for Floella Benjamin’s Hey Diddle Diddle on Radio 7.

He has spoken at various conferences – most recently Write Away (2010) and Poetry and Childhood (British Library) 2009; He is currently working with The Poetry Society and Roehampton University on a pilot for introducing more poetry into the PGCE curriculum. Roger also runs the Poetry Zone, a website for children and teachers www.poetryzone.co.uk and has his own poetry blog for adults at The Secret Lives of Poets (http://secretlivesofpoets.blogspot.com)

Roger’s involvement with the world of Potty Poetry is via the volume he co-authored with Celia Warren, Vikings Don’t Wear Pants ( A5 paperback, 64pp, £4.50)

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FESTIVAL, LIBRARY OR OTHER EVENT,
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PLEASE CALL 07941 887141 or email steve@kingsengland.com

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