Perfect for reading aloud and sharing, this book dazzles with an array of familiar favourites and remarkable new discoveries. Each poem has a link to the date on which it appears and is presented with an introductory paragraph. Byron, Sylvia Plath, Rudyard Kipling, W.B. Yeats and Langston Hughes sit alongside Brian Bilston, Michael Rosen, John Agard and Kate Tempest. Selected from Allie Esiri’s bestselling anthologies A Poem for Every Day of the Year and A Poem for Every Night of the Year.