Author(s): Judi Billcliff
Does your Dad tell terrible jokes? Does your Mum like to talk on the phone? Was Humpty pushed or did he fall? Does Amanda get an iPod of her own? You'll find out the answers in 'Granny Goes To Hip Hop.' Judi has been described by a language and literacy specialist as New Zealand's answer to Ken Nesbitt. Get the kids reading these fun poems. Many have a message, and most have a twist in the tail. Kids and adults love these poems.
Judi has been a drama teacher for many years, teaching in schools and privately. She has been involved in theatre and performing arts most of her life, as a teacher, writer, director, actor and adjudicator. Writing for her students was a natural progression and something she loves doing. She lives in Hamilton with her husband Les. Her drama students, grandchildren and life, give her inspiration to write fun rhyming poems. Granny Does the Boogey was the runner up in the 2013 Playcentre National Children's Poetry Competition.