Scottish Poetry Library
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Books celebrating Gaelic language and culture
An anthology of work from the Scottish BAME Writers Network.
Published to celebrate the centenary of the birth of Hamish Henderson, this collected poems is the first since the poet’s death and makes available, for the first time, new material from the archive.
This is a Burns collection like no other, introduced, arranged and contextualised by the award-winning novelist and essayist Andrew O’Hagan.
QUINES celebrates the richly diverse contribution women have made to Scottish history and society.
This edition brings together McGonagall’s three famous collections – Poetic Gems, More Poetic Gems and Last Poetic Gems and contains all the valuable autobiographical material which appeared in the original volumes.
Tapsalteerie’s first book length publication, showcasing twelve contemporary poets in Scotland.
The first poetry collection from journalist turned poet Aileen Ballantyne takes you on a journey from the 1969 moon landings to the Lockerbie disaster and beyond.
“A triumph of understated wonder” –Joe Mungo Reed
A collection of poems about the places love takes us, from the Glasgow-based writer Ciara MacLaverty.
Struggling to get interviews? Need help spicing up your LinkedIn profile? What you need is careers advice from a spoken-word poet
Jenny Lindsay is one of Scotland’s most lauded spoken-word poets. This Scriptis her most thematically ambitious and poetically playful work to date.
A new collection of poetry from the Scottish writer Stewart Sanderson.