We have exactly 15 hours to go before #TheFear will be out so we're giving away 15 copies of C.L. Taylor's last book #TheEscape to count down in style. #RT and reply before midnight today to enter (UK only). #win #giveaway #freebook #thriller #freebie #books @callytaylor
Here's a clip of Jeremy Irons majestically reading T. S. Eliot's 'The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock’ - from a landmark recording which we are delighted to be releasing at the beginning of April. #WorldPoetryDay
‘Kids are naturally poetic. Poetry is natural to them, and when you highlight their use of it, they glow.’
Children's author Joseph Coelho on how poetry can be a great way to get kids into reading: https://t.co/i72eNC3hrJ #WorldPoetryDay
Poetry can comfort, delight and inspire, and #ThePoetryPharmacy aims to prescribe poems for the moments that matter.
If you'd like a poem that matches your current mood, try our quiz to receive your own poetry prescription. https://t.co/MzJS4YE0K9 #WorldPoetryDay
"Mr. Cunningham’s memoir is a rosy account of an irrepressible dreamer who tripped his way from the stockroom of Boston’s newly opened Bonwit Teller to hat shops of his own in New York."
‘His tongue is the prick of a devil.’
What better time than #WorldPoetryDay to delve into Allen Ginsberg's profane and prophetic verses about sex, death, revolution and America? https://t.co/4QziO5HqoZ #PenguinModern
'I am your Ted's song-legend, Crow of the death-chill, please. The God-eating, trash-licking, word-murdering, carcass-desecrating math-bomb motherfucker, and all that.'
Max Porter, Grief is the Thing with Feathers
“People are complicated,” one immigrant tells the author. “If you say they are here for their asylum case, that’s not true. But if you say they are not here for their asylum case, that’s not true.” https://t.co/R5hgtOCUID
The Weary Blues
Langston Hughes, 1902 - 1967
"And far into the night he crooned that tune.
The stars went out and so did the moon.
The singer stopped playing and went to bed
While the Weary Blues echoed through his head."
It's Chalkies season again! The Chalkies are a highly prestigious, highly fictional award show honoring the best bookstore chalkboard displays. It's up to you, the academy, to determine this year's winner. And the Chalkie goes to... https://t.co/P42uh2oJfz