Scottish Poetry Library
Find a poem for any purpose – from Scottish classics to the cutting edge of contemporary poetry
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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.
This first anthology of Apocalyptic or neoromantic poetry since the 1940s includes over 200 poets, many well known (Dylan Thomas, W.S. Graham, Ted Hughes), and others quite forgotten (Ernest Frost, Paul Potts).
This fourth volume in Bloodaxe’s Staying Alive series offers poetry lovers an even broader, international selection of 500 more ‘real poems for unreal times’.
Verse that will transport you to vibrant autumnal scenes, from harvest festival to Remembrance Day.
The third installment of the popular #Untitled series, from the folks at Neu! Reekie!
A stunning gift book featuring 130 poems about wanderlust, freedom and escape written by women.
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