Author(s): Roger McGough
Here are the football results: League Division Fun Manchester United won, Manchester City lost. Crystal Palace 2, Buckingham Palace 1 Millwall Leeds nowhere Wolves 8. A cheese roll and had a cup of tea 2 Newcastle's Heaven Sunderland's a very nice place 2 Ipswhich one? You tell me. Football, first love, teachers and tongue-twisters...This is a fantastic poetry collection by two of the funniest, most famous poets writing today.
ROGER MCGOUGH is one of Britain's best-loved poets, who also writes for the stage and television. He has been awarded an OBE and a CBE for services to poetry, and was recently honoured with The Freedom of the City of Liverpool. His bestselling books for Frances Lincoln include An Imaginary Menagerie, Lucky, Until I Met Dudley and Dotty Inventions. Roger reads and performs his poetry all over the world. He lives in south-west London. MICHAEL ROSEN is one of the best known figures in the children's book world and the British arts scene. He has written numerous award-winning poetry books, non-fiction and picture books. He is also a journalist, broadcaster and performer, who visits schools in the UK and abroad with his one-man show. He was Children's Laureate from 2007-9, using the post to be an "ambassador of fun". He supports Arsenal Football Club and lives in north London.