Poems That Make Grown Women Cry (paperback)

Poems That Make Grown Women Cry (paperback)

Supplied by: See other products by Simon & Schuster
Values and cause:    

Availability: In Stock


Quick Overview

Following the success of their anthology Poems That Make Grown Men Cry, father-and-son team Anthony and Ben Holden, working with Amnesty International, have asked the same revealing question of 100 remarkable women. What poem has moved you to tears?

From Yoko Ono to Judi Dench, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie to Elena Ferrante, Carol Ann Duffy to Kaui Hart Hemmings, and Joan Baez to Nikki Giovanni, this unique collection delivers private insights into the minds of women whose writing, acting, and thinking are admired around the world.


The poems chosen range from the eighth century to today, from Rumi and Shakespeare to Sylvia Plath, W.H. Auden to Carol Ann Duffy, Pablo Neruda and Derek Walcott to Imtiaz Dharker and Warsan Shire. Their themes range from love and loss, through mortality and mystery, war and peace, to the beauty and variety of nature.

Dimensions: 198 x 130 mm
Format: Paperback
Page extent: 352 pages

Additional Info

Additional Information

Supplier Simon & Schuster
Values and causes Amnesty Branded

See other products by Simon & Schuster


Customer Reviews

Review "Poems That Make Grown Women Cry (paperback)"

Write Your Own Review

Only registered users can write reviews. Please, log in or register

You may also like …

You may also be interested in the following product(s).