Adele Inugai-Dixon was four years old when she wrote this poem in 1988. It appears in The Best of Children's Poetry, edited by Jennifer Curry, a selection from the Cadbury's Books of Children's Poetry 1983 to 1991 (Red Fox, pounds 2.99). All this week, the Daily Poem will feature poetry by and for children.
For copyright reasons we are not able to provide the full text of the poem on this database. Following are the details of the publication in which it appears.