From picture books and anthologies to slam poetry and novels written entirely in verse, there's something for everyone in this wonderful collection.
Age is no barrier to creating poetry that inspires social change and positive action. Award-winning teenage slam poet Solli Raphael is taking on the world … one word at a time. The future needs you and me to create equality across all levels of humanity ~ Solli
This book is filled with revolting rhymes. (Be warned: It's no ordinary Once upon a time).
Poems you can’t live without from Australia’s literary treasure chest!
A personal almanac of a little girl and her family that opens a window onto each month of her year. Superb, wistful illustrations and beautiful rhyming text that will take us all back to our childhoods.
From these award-winning creators comes a delightful, rollicking story that explores big and small in a whole new way.
Not since Harry the Dirty Dog has there been such a lovable puppy with such an aversion to pet grooming. A beautiful picture book about a lovable, but scruffy dog.
A 'name the object' book that gets completely out of hand and is all the more fun for it
A powerful novel in verse about twin brothers who are rivals both on and off the basketball court. Winner of the Newbery Medal and the Coretta Scott King Honor Award.
Nominated for the Carnegie Medal. Highly commended for the CLPE Poetry Award. Follow Nick's trials and triumphs on and off the pitch in Kwame Alexander's New York Times-bestselling follow-up to The Crossover
A treasury of classic verse and short stories from one of Australia's most important and best loved writers, Henry Lawson. Includes 'The Loaded Dog', 'The Drover's Wife' and 'Up the Country' plus many more.
Heavenly verse evoking dancing souls and blinding flares from Paradiso - the blazing finale to Dante's Italian masterpiece The Divine Comedy.
Poetry moves us when we read it but when we say or hear the words aloud it can be spellbinding. From Geoffrey Chaucer to Emily Dickinson, Emily Bronte to Benjamin Zephaniah, the poems included in this treasury have been chosen because they delight the ear as much as they do the mind.
Written by spy, traveller and pioneering female writer Aphra Benn, this story of an African prince sold into slavery is considered one of the earliest English novels.
‘Those who control their passions do so because their passions are weak enough to be controlled’ William Blake
The Birds and the Bees series from Vintage Classics - beautiful editions of the finest British nature writing
Conjuring wily walruses, dancing lobsters, a Jabberwock and a Bandersnatch, Carroll's fantastical verse gave new words to the English language.
A beautiful gift book of poems on the subjects of love and desire by one of the UK’s best-loved writers, author of Captain Corelli’s Mandolin.
The third collection of poems from bestselling author Louis de Bernières
Electrifying poems of isolation, beauty, death and eternity from a reclusive genius and one of America's greatest writers.
'[His] voice speaks clearly on the page in poems of harrowing intimacy, politics and love. He holds a mirror up to himself: but we can see ourselves over his shoulder, whoever we are' - Carol Ann Duffy, Guardian
A collection of contemporary poetry that throws itself into the discussion of Irish identity in relation to the world.
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