Scottish Poetry Library
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A new selection covering forty years of writing on love, history, power, submission and death.
A new selection of the work of one of Scotland’s most celebrated voices, edited by Kathleen Jamie.
The new collection of poetry and prose from the Ted Hughes Award-winning author of Nobody Told Me.
Aoife Lyall’s debut collection explores the tragic and tender experiences of pregnancy and early motherhood.
Kapil’s debut UK collection, winner of the T.S. Eliot Prize 2020.
A collection of hybrid, lyric essays about the places between life and death; memoir and poetry; making and letting go
The story of a black girl’s adoption by a white Scottish couple, from three different viewpoints: the mother, the birth mother, and the daughter.
In this collection, Alexander McCall Smith reminds us to look at the world differently, to stop once in while and look up at the sky.
The final book from Alasdair Gray, Paradise is a fitting conclusion to his own irreplaceable body of work, as well as to his masterful retelling of Dante’s trilogy.
Celebrating Scotland’s most distinctive contemporary writer – a vivid minimalist, ruralist and experimentalist.
A new selection from one of our foremost lyric poets, including work from some long-out-of-print early collections
The dynamic first collection from this popular Scottish poet, Peterkin explores the expectations and limits of being human with lashings of wit and sometimes a disquieting note of threat.