My Life as a Goldfish
Rachel Rooney

Ages: 7-11

A monster’s lunch, a wolf boy, Monday mornings, monkeys, headlice, Christmas, making friends, goldfish – and lots more.

Full of jokes, surprises and puzzles, but also sensitive and thought-provoking, this is a spellbinding new collection from the winner of the CLPE Poetry Award.

Magic        slips
between     the
cracks        in
real            life.
One           day
you           will
step           on
          it.    

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Rachel Rooney

Rachel Rooney is a teacher and poet who often visits schools for poetry readings and workshops. Her first collection of poems The Language of Cat won the 2012 CLPE Award and was long...

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