Jill Bennett

Jill Bennett is a performance poet in Scots for tots to 12-year-olds. She co-authored Walkin the Rainbow with Elizabeth Cordiner, and has travelled all over Scotland doing workshops, readings, talks and performances. She is also a trained Bookbug leader who aims to introduce Scots words to pre-schoolers in a fun and interactive way. Her more recent collaboration with Gillian Barrie at Gilll B Illustrations is a collection of Wee Tot Poems, postcards and greeting cards which shows the world from a young child’s perspective. They are currently selling throughout central Scotland including at the Scottish Poetry Library and the Dunfermline Carnegie Library.

Jill Bennett, looking directly at camera


Bookbug! »

Rhymes, rhythms and word-filled fun for toddlers and pre-schoolers

Tue 5 March | 10:00 - 10:30 | FREE | Public Library, Church Square


Here's ma heid an here's ma taes an in atween here's ma claes. But as ah grow tween heid an taes ah'll pop ma buttons aff aw ma claes.