Overheard in a Tower Block : Poems by Joseph Coelho - Signed Copy, illustrated by Kate Milner
Overheard in a Tower Block : Poems by Joseph Coelho
Written & Signed by Joseph Coelho
Illustrated by Kate Milner
Sunday Times Children's Book of the Week
Shortlisted CLiPPA's Poetry Award 2018
Longlisted for the CILIP Carnegie Medal 2018
Gazing at the stars from five storeys up, smelling the bins from five storeys below. Overheard arguments, overheard laughter. A disappearing father and a Mermaid-Queen mother; statues that sing for flesh and blood; bullies who kick you under the table; perfect red trainers - and the things that lurk in the library....
Award-winning poet Joseph Coelho's astonishing new collection is a powerful and moving poetic narrative about growing up in the city.