Category: Children’s Poetry

Editor Alex Cigale on my Beowulf

Editor Alex Cigale on my Beowulf

“What makes Joshua Gray’s “verse adaptation with young readers in mind” immediate and powerful is its tender tone: it is addressed to his son, in the same understated, hushed voice of expectation as a...

Georgetown University professor on my children’s Beowulf book

Georgetown University professor on my children’s Beowulf book

Tod Linafelt, Georgetown University says of my Beowulf for kids: Joshua Gray’s rendering of Beowulf for children is ‘grand and gruesome,’ just like the monster Grendel that stalks its lines. Gray captures both the...

Children’s Beowulf Endorsed By Benjamin Bagby

Children’s Beowulf Endorsed By Benjamin Bagby

In my quest to get my children’s adaptation of Beowulf put on the big stage, this weekend I realized I had to get big names to endorse the poem. I wanted one of the...

Children’s Beowulf Endorsed By Benjamin Bagby

Children’s Beowulf Endorsed By Benjamin Bagby

In my quest to get my children’s adaptation of Beowulf put on the big stage, this weekend I realized I had to get big names to endorse the poem. I wanted one of the...