Scottish Poetry Library
Find a poem for any purpose – from Scottish classics to the cutting edge of contemporary poetry
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Verses that will transport you to striking summer scenes and inspire adventure.
This beautiful collection roams across many aspects of Scottish life and culture: its landscape and its history, its people and its celebrations.
Poets from around the world give eloquent voice to the trials, hopes, rewards and losses of migration.
Tributes in verse to the creeping, scuttling, flitting, stinging things with which we share our planet.
Poetic responses to experiences of illness, injury and convalescence.
A companion of poems intended to provide encouragement and consolation to those on the frontline of our care sector.
Warning: this anthology contains poems to enter the bloodstream and rewild the spirit.
99 poems, selected by Carol Ann Duffy, reflecting on the bond between parent and child.
Poems that will transport you to vivid spring-time scenes, taking you from the first sighting of blossoms to Easter.
The latest in Carcanet’s celebrated introductory anthology series, presenting work by two dozen poets writing in English from around the world.
This landmark anthology showcases Edinburgh in the modern day, with poems and short stories inspired by its renowned and lesser-known locations.
This anthology of poems and prose ranges from literary weather to scientific reportage; a new perspective on what is the oldest conversation of all.
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