• Mole, John

    Mole, John

    John Mole (b. 1941) In addition to writing poetry for both children and adults, John Mole is a jazz clarinettist. He has won several prizes for his poetry, including an Eric Gregory Award and the Cholmondeley Award. His poetry for children is often exuberant and joyful, full of word play, rhythm and rhyme. All the Frogs (Salt, 2010) collects together all his children’s poetry.


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