Together with Just Right Words - Write Angles, we are proud to have helped Harry Laing launch his latest collection of poetry - RapperBee - poems to give you a buzz.
Kids won't be able to resist the word-play and his poems are made to be read out loud.
RapperBee features Anne Ryan's brilliant and anarchic illustrations. Harry gets into the heads of everything from the school carpet to Phar Lap's heart, sharing their perspective on life.
You can buy your own copy of RapperBee from our online store.
Shape-poems, verb-poems, chants, rhymes, songs and rap, they're all just jumping off the page in this collection of illustrated poems. They're not just funny, they'll make you see the world differently.
Featuring Alien Dads, Jellyfish, Acrobat Rats, Wheelie-bin raps and the incredible Supertap.
Plus Clinton De Vere's illustrations make it an even more fun experience.
MoonFish is Harry sparky collection of poems featuring eye-catching and fresh art by some of Australia's best known illustrators including Shaun Tan, Leigh Hobbs, Judy Watson and Anna Pignataro.
Children will love the humour and catchy rhymes of the twenty-nine poems featuring manic TVs, monsters and everything in between.
Harry Laing performs 'A Bee Poem in the Sound of Ee' from his new collection of poems 'RapperBee - Poems to give you a buzz ...'
Where does your name come from? Did you know Harry has Scottish heritage? This was the inspiration for his fun poem, 'I Wish I Had a Really Scottish Name'. Enjoy listening to this poem from Harry Laing's new book of poetry for kids, RapperBee - Poems to Give you a Buzz
If you've ever told a tiny white lie to impress other people, this funny poem by Harry Laing is written just for you. Find more of Harry's poems to give you a buzz in RapperBee.
Harry is a poet, comic performer, creative writing teacher and children's author who writes about… everything.
If you can see it sitting around, Harry's probably written a poem about it.
He also likes talking to birds.
Dhawura nguna, dhawura Ngunnawal. Yanggu ngalawiri, dhunimanyin Ngunnawalwari dhawurawari. Nginggada Dindi dhawura Ngunnawalbun yindjumaralidjinyin.
We acknowledge to the traditional owners and custodians of the land we work and live on, the Ngunnawal people, and pay respect to their elders past, present and emerging. We value their continuing contribution and the contribution of other First Nations peoples to the life and culture of our city and country.
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