Scottish Poetry Library
Our range of carefully curated poetry books.
Showing 1–12 of 132 results
The universe has never been depicted so intimately, nor the mundane so infused with stellar significance, as it is in the poetry of Vicki Husband.
A brave, unexpected book of lyric poems that morph and grow on every reading.
To mark the centenary of the First World War, a Selected Poems of Edmund Blunden brings back into print the work of a major war poet and author of the classic memoir Undertones of War.
Kathleen Jamie’s Selected Poems gathers together some of the finest work by one of the foremost poets currently writing in English.
Already an acknowledged star of the Faber New Poets scheme, Kunial has won admirers in such measure as to ensure that Us is one of the most anticipated debuts in recent times.
The collection has been carefully compiled by Deborah Alma, the world’s first and only emergency poet, who travels to schools, libraries, festivals and other events in her 1970s ambulance.
The collection includes alphabet, calendar, list and found poems, as well as a sequence conceived as a `variable construction’, with one of many possible versions presented here.
This book is an intimate, fond and funny memoir of one of the greatest novelists of the last century.
Jackie Kay’s first collection of poetry as Scottish Makar.
This wonderful anthology on getting older is edited by Lizzie MacGregor, the Scottish Poetry Library’s former Assistant Librarian.
Debut collection by Edinburgh based poet.
A Poem For Every Day of the Year is a magnificent collection of 366 poems compiled by Allie Esiri, one to share on every day of the year.