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 There Will Be No More Nonsense

    There Will Be No More Nonsense

    Lorraine Mariner

  2. Book cover for The Ballad of HMS Belfast

    The Ballad of HMS Belfast

    Ciaran Carson

  3. Book cover for Selected Poems

    Selected Poems

    Paul Farley

  4. Book cover for Byssus

    Byssus

    Jen Hadfield

  5. Book cover for Bethlehem

    Bethlehem

    Carol Ann Duffy

    Alice Stevenson

  6. Book cover for Pilgrim's Flower

    Pilgrim's Flower

    Rachael Boast

  7. Book cover for The Book of My Enemy

    The Book of My Enemy

    Clive James

  8. Book cover for Brand New Ancients

    Brand New Ancients

    Kae Tempest

  9. Book cover for The Heel of Bernadette

    The Heel of Bernadette

    Colette Bryce

  10. Book cover for The Lammas Hireling

    The Lammas Hireling

    Ian Duhig

  11. Book cover for Better Than God

    Better Than God

    Peter Porter

  12. Book cover for Pluto

    Pluto

    Glyn Maxwell

  13. Book cover for Hill of Doors

    Hill of Doors

    Robin Robertson

  14. Book cover for Tres

    Tres

    Roberto Bolaño

  15. Book cover for Collected Poems

    Collected Poems

    Sean O'Brien

  16. Book cover for The Havocs

    The Havocs

    Jacob Polley

  17. Book cover for Wenceslas

    Wenceslas

    Carol Ann Duffy

    Stuart Kolakovic

  18. Book cover for The Overhaul

    The Overhaul

    Kathleen Jamie

  19. Book cover for The Seacunny

    The Seacunny

    Gerard Woodward

  20. Book cover for Banjo

    Banjo

    Samantha Wynne-Rhydderch

  21. Book cover for Antwerp

    Antwerp

    Roberto Bolaño

  22. Book cover for The Dark Film

    The Dark Film

    Paul Farley

  23. Book cover for Nefertiti in the Flak Tower

    Nefertiti in the Flak Tower

    Clive James

  24. Book cover for Misadventure

    Misadventure

    Richard Meier

  25. Book cover for The Picador Book of Wedding Poems

    The Picador Book of Wedding Poems

    Peter Forbes

  26. Book cover for The Picador Book of Love Poems

    The Picador Book of Love Poems

    John Stammers

  27. Book cover for The Picador Book of Funeral Poems

    The Picador Book of Funeral Poems

    Don Paterson

  28. Book cover for Armour

    Armour

    John Kinsella

  29. Book cover for The Christmas Truce

    The Christmas Truce

    Carol Ann Duffy

    David Roberts

  30. Book cover for The Cloud Corporation

    The Cloud Corporation

    Timothy Donnelly

  31. Book cover for New Selected Poems

    New Selected Poems

    Carol Ann Duffy

  32. Book cover for Horoscopes for the Dead

    Horoscopes for the Dead

    Billy Collins

  33. Book cover for Sidereal

    Sidereal

    Rachael Boast

  34. Book cover for November

    November

    Sean O'Brien

  35. Book cover for Fiere

    Fiere

    Jackie Kay

  36. Book cover for Love Poems

    Love Poems

    Carol Ann Duffy

  37. Book cover for The Floating Man

    The Floating Man

    Katharine Towers

  38. Book cover for Amulet

    Amulet

    Roberto Bolaño

  39. Book cover for The Rest on the Flight

    The Rest on the Flight

    Peter Porter

  40. Book cover for Talk of the Town

    Talk of the Town

    Jacob Polley

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