Powerfully Persuasive Poems

Part of Imagine Children's Festival

In the mood for some powerfully persuasive poetry? Pile in to this poetry reading for ages 8 – 11 and their grown-ups.

Featuring hip-hop poet and MC Simon Mole along with Karl Nova, whose book Rhythm and Poetry won the 2018 CLiPPA children’s poetry award, and Rachel Rooney, 2012 CLiPPA winner who reads from her new book all about school, A Kid in My Class.

Dates & times

18 Feb 2019
Approximate run time: 60 mins
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National Poetry Library,

Level 5, Blue side, Royal Festival Hall


Adult £6 Child £4.50
Booking fee: £3.00 (Members £0.00)


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Age recommendation
For ages 8 – 11.