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Meet My Folks!

Ted Hughes

In hilarious verse Ted Hughes introduces us to his extraordinary family, including a Granny who happens to be an octopus and his father, the Chief Inspector of Holes.

Format
Paperback
ISBN
9780571280636
Date Published
03.05.2012
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Summary

‘Other folks get so well known,
And nobody knows about my own,’

Have you met my sister Jane? She’s a great big crow! My Grandpa is an owler and Grandma knits jerseys for wasps! And my other Granny is an octopus…

Meet Aunt Flo, Brother Bert and more extraordinary family members in Ted Hughes’ irresistible Meet My Folks, his first book for children, illustrated beautifully by George Adamson.

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Ted Hughes (1930-1998) was born in Yorkshire. His first book, The Hawk in the Rain, was published in 1957 by Faber & Faber and was followed by many volumes of poetry and prose for adults and children. He received the Whitbread Book of the Year for two consecutive years for his last published collections of poetry, Tales from Ovid and…

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