Poems to Save the World With

Chris Riddell

Chris Riddell

Age 12 +
17 September 2020
208 pages


Ignite your inner activist, receive comfort against adversity and be inspired by Poems to Save the World With, a selection of classic and modern poetry selected and beautifully illustrated by Chris Riddell.

Poetry can galvanize, uplift and inspire us to affect change in our lives – and in the world. In this gorgeous anthology, Chris Riddell brings his trademark intricate, exquisite artwork to his own selection of poetry, speaking to hope, happiness, lockdown, hardship and rebellion.

With poetry old and new – and a few surprises – classic verses sit alongside the modern to create a profound, compelling collection. Poets featured include Neil Gaiman, Nikita Gill, Maggie Smith, Brian Bilston, Raymond Antrobus, Fiona Benson, Lewis Carroll and many more . . .

Contains enough humour, pathos and passion to enthral any bookish teenager.
Designed to "galvanize, uplift and inspire" in our challenging times
[A] lovely collection for the turbulent world we live in.