[KINDLE] ✽ 100 Prized Poems ❁ William Sieghart – Bassgrotto.co.uk

100 Prized Poems This Anthology Of 100 Poems By 100 Poets Brings Together The Best Poetry Of The Last Twenty Five Years, As Determined By The Judges Of The Prestigious Forward Prizes For Poetry The Roll Call Includes Both Familiar Names And Fresh New Voices, With Contributions From Simon Armitage, Carol Ann Duffy, Seamus Heaney, Ted Hughes, Jackie Kay, Alice Oswald, Don Paterson, Kate Tempest And Derek Walcott.


10 thoughts on “100 Prized Poems

  1. says:

    My aunt doesn t like poetry, but she always says she wishes she could enjoy I suggested this book, and after she d read and enjoyed it, she loaned her copy to me And, not to brag, but this was a great suggestion It has a really wide range of poets lots of well known names that I recognise from my school English anthologies, some really influential poets and then the younger poets they seem to have influenced It s not 4 for liking all the poems in it frankly some of them were ...


  2. says:

    This is another of the poetry books that I won in a National Poetry Day competition, and like the other ones this didn t disappoint Edited by William Sieghart, this pulls together twenty five years of the best poems from the Forward books of poetry books that collect the best poems of each year and award the best with the prestigious Forward Prizes.Because of that, the poets here are at the top of their game We re talking everyone from Carol Ann Duffy to Ted Hughes and Kate Tempest, which means that there s a lot of variety and a lot of talent In fact, I d say that this is a pretty good starter book if you re new to poetry because it includes such a broad selection of subjects and styles that you re sure to find something you like.It s also quite a hefty collection, and it actually took me a fair few days to get through Then there s ...


  3. says:

    There are some amazing poems in this collection there are also some dodgy ones An excellent account of 25 years of contemporary poetry Yeh appendix at the back which provided a short summary of each poet was of particular interest And evening is come with a l...


  4. says:

    Highly recommend this for anyone new to poetry it s a really good way to find what kind of poetry you like and also poets to go and research further As with all anthologies, it has its ups and downs, but overall a really good reading experience and good entry point.


  5. says:

    An education in contemporary poetry Some astounding poems in here.