" some of the most moving poetry to be found in popular music"
"A book of frank witty poetry that makes me laugh, cry, throw things."
The line-up for this year’s Costas, which set out to reward the year’s “most enjoyable” books, is female-heavy, with 14 women on the 20-strong list.
From his seat in the tiny aeroplane, Fred watches as the mysteries of the Amazon jungle pass by...
Kiran Millwood Hargrave
8.0 (2 Ratings)
Amihan lives on Culion Island, where some of the inhabitants - including her mother - have leprosy....
8.0 (1 Ratings)
You're called Fidge and you're nearly eleven. You've been hurled into a strange world. You have...
7.5 (2 Ratings)
'They think I hurt someone.
But I didn't. You hear?
Coz people are gonna be telling you
Richard Osmond's debut collection Useful Verses follows in the tradition of the best nature writing,...
"The poetry of those who are often forgotten, singing to us from the other side."
"One of the most colorful and important writers of modern fiction, poetry, prose, in contemporary literature."
"I loved the poetry of the prose, and would read many of the passages aloud to myself."