Brian Moses

June 20, 2016

Brian Moses lives in the small Sussex village of Burwash with his wife Anne and their loopy Labrador called Honey. He has been a professional children’s poet since 1988. To date he has over 200 books published including volumes of his own poetry such as Lost Magic: The Very Best of Brian Moses (Macmillan) and I Thought I Heard a Tree Sneeze: Poems for Younger Children (Troika). He has compiled over 60 poetry anthologies and written picture books such as Dreamer – Saving Our Wild World (Otter-Barry Books) and Walking With My Iguana (Troika).

Over 1 million of Brian’s poetry books have been sold by Macmillan. Brian’s most recent book is a picture book Dragon’s Wood illustrated by Ed Boxall (Troika). He is currently compiling an anthology of funny poems to be published by Macmillan in 2021.

Brian also runs writing workshops and performs his own poetry and percussion shows. To date he has given over 3000 performances in schools, libraries, theatres and festivals throughout the UK and abroad. He is founder and co-director of a nationwide Able Writers’ programme administered by Authors Abroad.

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