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 Poetry

I've begun to think of short poems as being the literary equivalent of the small house movement. Small houses contain the same essential spaces as large houses do. Both have places in which to eat, sleep, bathe and sit; they're the same, except small houses are, well, smal... read more

Short Poems Of New Zealand

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 Poetry

Random House presents the audiobook edition of Shakespeare's Sonnets, Retold by William Shakespeare and James Anthony, with a foreword by Stephen Fry. Read by Stephen Fry and Paapa Essiedu and the author. 'James Anthony has done so... read more

Shakespeare's Sonnets, Retold - Classic Love Poems with a Modern Twist

In Rise Like Lions, Booker Prize winning writer Ben Okri has compiled a collection of poems that celebrate the many voices of politics, from polemics and rallying cries to lyrics and meditations. Many of these poems have resonated with readers over lifetimes and ... read more

Rise Like Lions: Poetry for the Many

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 Poetry

"There are very, very few people who occupy the ground that Leonard Cohen walks on." --BONO
Named a Fall Read by Esquire, The Washington Post, TIME and Vanity FairThe Flame is the final work from Leonard Cohen, the revered poet and musician whose fans span generations and whose wor... read more

The Flame

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 Poetry

You Know How a Catwill bring a mouse it hascaught and lay it at yourfeet so each morning Ibring you a poem thatI've written when I wokeup in the night as my tributeto your beauty &a promise of my love.-James LaughlinAcross the ages, cats have provided their adopted humans with compani... read more

Cat Poems

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 Poetry

Series:Pushkin Blues Ser.

Machi Tawara's first book of poems, Salad Annivsersary, combines the classical 'tanka' form with the subject of a modern love affair. It became a sensation, selling over 2 million copies - and the 'salad phenomenon' in Japanese culture was comparable to the 'bananamania' that follo... read more

Salad Anniversary

Enjoy the magic of reading aloud and switch off from the distractions of life through the contemplation of poetry.
Reciting poetry is a tradition as old as time. Ancient Greeks used it for awakening the mind and shaping character. Memorising p... read more

A Year of Reading Aloud - 52 Poems to Learn and Love

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 Poetry

This gorgeously illustrated collection includes forty-six poems and is divided into sections covering: musings, youth, family, love, imaginings, nature, war and endings. Chris Riddell brings them to life with his exquisite, intricate artwork in this beautiful anthology. P... read more

Poems to Live Your Life By

" All his life he¿d measured the worth of a work by its cost in effort. Only at the last came this `certainty of execution¿ costing him next-to-nothing, receiving his all. In his eighty-sixth year, C. K. Stead¿s new collection lea... read more

That Derrida Whom I Derided Died - Poems 2013-2017

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 Poetry

'One of the most important and influential writers of our time' Sunday Times
Clive James has been close to death for several years, and he has written about the experience in a series of deeply moving poems. In Sentenced to Life, he was clear-sighted as he faced the end, ... read more

The River in the Sky

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 Poetry

Seamus Heaney had the idea to form a personal selection of poems from across the entire arc of his writing life, small yet comprehensive enough to serve as an introduction for all comers. He never managed to do this himself, and no other edition exists which has such a broad range, drawin... read more

100 Poems
$27.99(NZD) inc GST

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 Poetry

‘This collection speaks about beauty, activism, power and popular culture with compelling guile, a darkness, a deep understanding and sensuality. It dives through noir, whakamā and kitsch and emerges dripping with colour and liquor. There’s whakapapa, funk (in all its conno... read more

Poukahangatus
$20.00(NZD) inc GST