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The Sonnets
The Sonnets William Shakespeare
The acclaimed Pelican Shakespeare series edited by A. R. Braunmuller and Stephen Orgel.
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All The Words Are Yours
All The Words Are Yours Tyler Knott Gregson
I'll be your deep breath, I'll be your simple relief. I'll be home to you.
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Revolting Rhymes
Revolting Rhymes Roald Dahl
This book is filled with revolting rhymes. (Be warned: It's no ordinary Once upon a time).
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Poetry By Heart
Poetry By Heart Anon
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.
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Full Cicada Moon
Full Cicada Moon Marilyn Hilton
Inside Out and Back Again meets One Crazy Summer and Brown Girl Dreaming in this novel-in-verse about fitting in and standing up for what’s right.
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Doctor Who: Now We Are Six Hundred
Doctor Who: Now We Are Six Hundred James Goss, Russell T Davies
The first ever volume of Doctor Who verse, illustrated by Russell T. Davies.
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Kalevala
Kalevala Elias Lonnrot
Discover the great Finnish epic on the 100th anniversary of the birth of the country of Finland.
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Robert Frost A Life Jay Parini
The definitive biography of one of the world's favourite poets: 'The Road Not Taken' is one of the most quoted - and most inspirational - poems of the twentieth century.
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Poems
Poems William Blake
‘Those who control their passions do so because their passions are weak enough to be controlled’ - William Blake
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Paradise Lost and Paradise Regained
Paradise Lost and Paradise Regained John Milton
‘Paradise Lost was the first literary work in English written on a planetary scale... In sublimity and magnitude, it comes closer than anything in our language to the swollen red sun sinking in a tropical sea…’ Guardian
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The Iliad
The Iliad Homer Homer
READ THE STORY BEHIND THE NEW BBC/NETFLIX EPIC SERIES, TROY: FALL OF A CITY A stunning new translation of Homer's great war epic, the legendary tale of honour, love, loss and revenge during the fall of the city of Troy.
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The War Poems Of Wilfred Owen
The War Poems Of Wilfred Owen Wilfred Owen
Wilfred Owen was the greatest poet of the First World War - his best work is collected here, published in a new hardback edition to commemorate the end of the war that Owen has taught us never to forget
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Selected Poems of Pablo Neruda
Selected Poems of Pablo Neruda Pablo Neruda
A dazzling collection of poetry by the greatest Latin-American Poet of our time
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Cries Of An Irish Caveman
Cries Of An Irish Caveman Paul Durcan
'[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
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Greetings to Our Friends in Brazil
Greetings to Our Friends in Brazil Paul Durcan
A collection of contemporary poetry that throws itself into the discussion of Irish identity in relation to the world.
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The Ode Less Travelled
The Ode Less Travelled Stephen Fry
Stephen Fry's THE ODE LESS TRAVELLED provides us with a witty and entertaining guide to the mysteries of writing poetry.
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A Country to Call Home: An anthology on the experiences of young refugees and asylum seekers
A Country to Call Home: An anthology on the experiences of young refugees and asylum seekers Lucy Popescu
Published to coincide with Refugee Week 2018, an anthology featuring work by Michael Morpurgo, Kit de Waal, Simon Armitage, Chris Riddell and more, focusing on the experiences of young refugees and asylum seekers
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yesterday i was the moon
yesterday i was the moon Noor Unnahar
Noor Unnahar is a young female voice with power and depth. The Pakistani poet’s moving, personal work collects and makes sense of the phases of collapsing and rebuilding one’s self on the treacherous modern path from teenager to adult. Tinged with the heartbreak of a broken home and the complexity of a rich cultural background, yesterday i was the moon stands out from the Insta-poetry crowd as a collection worth keeping.
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Limelight
Limelight Solli Raphael
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
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Find Your Voice: A Guided Poetry Journal For Your Heart And Your Art
Find Your Voice: A Guided Poetry Journal For Your Heart And Your Art Noor Unnahar
From Pakistani poet and Instagram darling Noor Unnahar comes a journal that encourages writers to explore their inner poet, through a variety of evocative and thought-provoking prompts, using Noor's captivating voice as a guide.
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Shakespeare’s Sonnets, Retold
Shakespeare’s Sonnets, Retold William Shakespeare, James Anthony
Fall in love with Shakespeare’s Sonnets, rewritten in modern English – reworked, retold and reimagined.
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The Cat in the Treble Clef
The Cat in the Treble Clef Louis de Bernieres
The third collection of poems from bestselling author Louis de Bernières
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