Seven, six, five...
We'll send up a rocket,
And it will be live"
This is a slim gem.
Sixteen poems from Kit Patrickson, illustrated in colour
by Raymond Briggs, with a whizz-bang wraparound cover. Each poem
features splendid full-colour illustrations.
Poems in this collection include:
Let's Send A Rocket The
What I'll Be
The Painted Rocking-Horse What I Wear
My Kite Knitting
Blow Bubble Washing
What I'll Drive Sailing
A Man From Mars Push
There were six Poems For Me books published in total. Raymond Briggs
illustrated two of them. To be honest these "books" are little
stapled pamphlets, but they're terrific little things and needless to
decidely tricky to track down now!
Here's the full list of titles and illustrators:
1. Trip And Tumble
4. Let's Send A Rocket
illustrated by Roysia Romanelli
illustrated by Raymond Briggs
2. Where Are You Going?
5. Ten To Two
illustrated by Caroline Sharpe
illustrated by Raymond
3. What's The Weather?
illstrated by Robert Millar
illustrated by John Avis
Ten To Two: Poems For Me Book 5