The Sun and Her Flowers (Hardback)Rupi Kaur (author)
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The vibrant new collection that builds on Kaur’s globally bestselling debut Milk and Honey. A celebration of selfhood, nature and the places where we find our own roots.
this is the recipe of life
said my mother
as she held me in her arms as i wept
think of those flowers you plant
in the garden each year
they will teach you
that people too
in order to bloom
From Rupi Kaur, the top ten Sunday Times bestselling author of milk and honey, comes a revised hardback editon of her bestselling second collection of poetry.
Illustrated by Kaur, the sun and her flowers is a journey of wilting, falling, rooting, rising and blooming. It is a celebration of love in all its forms.
Canadian poet Rupi Kaur’s poetry started as a series on Instagram before Kaur self-published a collected volume, milk and honey, which quickly became a US bestseller.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Ltd
Number of pages: 256
Weight: 5443 g
Dimensions: 197 x 127 mm
'At once simple, current and hard-hitting.' - The Guardian
'Rupi Kaur's The Sun and Her Flowers is everything her fans have been waiting for.... [She's] perhaps the best-known poet in the English-speaking world at this point.' - Bustle
'Rupi Kaur is kicking down the doors of publishing.' - The New York Times
'The poet who touched a nerve.' - The Times
'Her work is human experience, tidily aestheticized and monetized, rendered inspirational and relatable in perfect balance.' - The Cut