Poets

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Sarah Crossan is an author and poet. Her verse novel One won the CLiPPA Poetry Award 2016 and Moonrise was shortlisted for the CLiPPA 2018.
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Julia Donaldson MBE is a writer, playwright and performer and the 2011–2013 Children's Laureate. Her book Poems to Perform was shortlisted for the CLiPPA 2014.
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Allie Esiri is a former actress, now a writer. She is the editor A Poem for Every Night of the Year and A Poem for Every Day of the Year and was a judge for the CLiPPA in 2015.
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Eloise Greenfield is an African-American children’s poet and author. She has published over 40 children's books. Her poetry book Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me was Highly Commended by the CLiPPA 2019 judges .
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Philip Gross has published twenty poetry collections, including four for children, and won many awards including the TS Eliot Prize. Dark Sky Park has been shortlisted for the CLiPPA 2019
Sue Hardy-Dawson
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Sue Hardy-Dawson is a Yorkshire born poet, artist, and illustrator.Where Zebras Go is her debut solo collection and shortlisted for the CLiPPA 2018.
A F Harrold
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A F Harrold is a poet, performer and children's author. His work for children includes Things You Find In A Poet's Beard. He heads the judges for the CLiPPA 2019.
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John Hegley has produced ten books of verse and prose pieces, two CDs and one mug. He was the Chair of the judging panel for CLiPPA 2016.
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Kathy Henderson is a writer, poet and illustrator with many published titles for children. She was shortlisted for the CLiPPA in 2014.
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Jackie Kay is an author and poet . She was awarded an MBE in 2006 for her services to poetry and in 2016 announced as the Scots Makar (national poet of Scotland).

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