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Book Club: The Opposite  of Loneliness

Book Club: The Opposite of Loneliness

A moving collection by Marina Keegan, a brilliant Yale student who sought to understand the world around her.

Anthem for Doomed Youth

Anthem for Doomed Youth

A poem for Armistice Day.

Philip Pullman on Dylan Thomas

Philip Pullman on Dylan Thomas

Philip Pullman recalls the first time he read Dylan Thomas.

Poetry and Drama enthusiasts - you are very welcome here. Take your time and enjoy browsing our selection of Poetry books, new and old, including Poetry Anthologies and Classic Poetry. From Shakespeare to Sylvia Plath, you'll also find books on Popular Plays and Drama books as well as books on Literary Theory and Literary Criticism.