Poetry

Classic and contemporary poems for all occasions and ages, from John Keats to John Cooper Clarke. Our range includes some of the most vital voices in contemporary poetry, such as Carol Ann Duffy, Kae Tempest and Clive James.

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227 books available
  1. Book cover for The King of Christmas

    The King of Christmas

    Carol Ann Duffy

    Lara Hawthorne

  2. Book cover for Tales and Poems

    Tales and Poems

    Edgar Allan Poe

  3. Book cover for Let Them Eat Chaos

    Let Them Eat Chaos

    Kae Tempest

  4. Book cover for Sentenced to Life

    Sentenced to Life

    Clive James

  5. Book cover for The Odyssey

    The Odyssey

    Homer

  6. Book cover for Off The Shelf

    Off The Shelf

    Carol Ann Duffy

  7. Book cover for Selected Verse

    Selected Verse

    Rudyard Kipling

  8. Book cover for The Sonnets

    The Sonnets

    William Shakespeare

  9. Book cover for The Prophet

    The Prophet

    Kahlil Gibran

  10. Book cover for Collected Poems

    Collected Poems

    W B Yeats

  11. Book cover for Say Something Back

    Say Something Back

    Denise Riley

  12. Book cover for Selected Poems

    Selected Poems

    Gillian Clarke

  13. Book cover for The Romantic Dogs

    The Romantic Dogs

    Roberto Bolaño

  14. Book cover for Collected Poems

    Collected Poems

    Clive James

  15. Book cover for Gate of Lilacs

    Gate of Lilacs

    Clive James

  16. Book cover for Opal Sunset

    Opal Sunset

    Clive James

  17. Book cover for The Blind Roadmaker

    The Blind Roadmaker

    Ian Duhig

  18. Book cover for Drowning in Wheat

    Drowning in Wheat

    John Kinsella

  19. Book cover for Chorale at the Crossing

    Chorale at the Crossing

    Peter Porter

  20. Book cover for Collected Poems

    Collected Poems

    Carol Ann Duffy

  21. Book cover for The Wren-Boys

    The Wren-Boys

    Carol Ann Duffy

    Dermot Flynn

  22. Book cover for The Bonniest Companie

    The Bonniest Companie

    Kathleen Jamie

  23. Book cover for The Golden Mean

    The Golden Mean

    John Glenday

  24. Book cover for The Drowned Book

    The Drowned Book

    Sean O'Brien

  25. Book cover for The Divine Comedy

    The Divine Comedy

    Clive James

    Dante Alighieri

  26. Book cover for Some Desperate Glory

    Some Desperate Glory

    Max Egremont

  27. Book cover for The Beautiful Librarians

    The Beautiful Librarians

    Sean O'Brien

  28. Book cover for The Unknown University

    The Unknown University

    Roberto Bolaño

  29. Book cover for Disinformation

    Disinformation

    Frances Leviston

  30. Book cover for The World's Wife

    The World's Wife

    Carol Ann Duffy

  31. Book cover for Sack

    Sack

    John Kinsella

  32. Book cover for Dorothy Wordsworth's Christmas Birthday

    Dorothy Wordsworth's Christmas Birthday

    Carol Ann Duffy

    Tom Duxbury

  33. Book cover for Hold Your Own

    Hold Your Own

    Kae Tempest

  34. Book cover for The Mirabelles

    The Mirabelles

    Annie Freud

  35. Book cover for The Christmas Truce

    The Christmas Truce

    Carol Ann Duffy

    David Roberts

  36. Book cover for Sailing the Forest

    Sailing the Forest

    Robin Robertson

  37. Book cover for Collected Poems

    Collected Poems

    Michael Donaghy

  38. Book cover for The Whole & Rain-domed Universe

    The Whole & Rain-domed Universe

    Colette Bryce

  39. Book cover for Sailing the Forest

    Sailing the Forest

    Robin Robertson

  40. Book cover for Ritual Lighting

    Ritual Lighting

    Carol Ann Duffy

    Stephen Raw

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