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A collection of poems about Scotland’s capital by the former Edinburgh Makar, Ron Butlin, with illustrations by James Hutcheson.
Jane McKie has published 3 collections of poems. This is her second pamphlet published by Mariscat Press.
Michael Rosen’s essential guide to reading and writing poems. In this invaluable handbook, he shares his knowledge and experience in book form for the very first time.
Poems by Edwin Brock, Polly Clark, Elizabeth Jennings, Jackie Kay, Lorraine Mariner, Alden Nowlan, May Sarton, Stevie Smith, Derek Walcott and Emily Wills.
John Lewis-Stempel’s The Wood in Winter is a beautiful piece of nature writing about the life of a wood in bleak midwinter.
In her extraordinary collection, Kathleen Jamie examines her native Scotland – a country at once wild and contained, rural and urban – and her place within it.
The first full collection by Orkney poet, Harry Giles, shortlisted for the 2016 Forward Prize for best first collection. This new updated edition is published by Stewed Rhubarb.
This wonderful anthology on getting older is edited by Lizzie MacGregor, the Scottish Poetry Library’s former Assistant Librarian.
Natural wood pencil with SPL logo along the barrel
Meticulously observed and celebrated in precise and lyrical language, this is an extended meditation on a single tree across all its seasons.
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.
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