Our archives have lots of poetry for you to explore and discover. You can get started by looking for your favourite poem using the search bar below, or by having a look through our list of poets, collections and interviews.

Search & Filter
Type
Poet
Theme
Glossary Alliteration
Age
Viewing all types
Sort by:
Poet

Grace’s poems are full of the sounds and stories of Guyana, the Caribbean country where ...

Learn more
Poem
Heads or Tails?

1:14 listening time

Listen now
Poet

Jacob’s poems are interested in everything – there’s no telling where we’ll be taken, ...

Learn more
Poet

You will hear that John reads with quite a serious tone, even for the humorous poems – ...

Learn more
Poet

John’s poems sway and sing with the sounds and rhythms of his childhood in Trinidad and ...

Learn more
Poet

Rhythm is at the heart of the ways in which John grabs us and brings us along as he ...

Learn more
Collection
Just for fun!

A selection of wacky, wonderful and whimsical poems all designed to make you smile.

Learn more
Poet

Kit uses rhythm and rhyme as well as assonance and alliteration to create poems that ...

Learn more
Poem
LIZZY’S LION

2:09 listening time

Listen now
Collection
Magical and Mystical

Magical, mystical poems, with spooky spirits, witches and wizards.

Learn more
Poem
Miss Flotsam

2:36 listening time

Listen now
Poem
My Face is a Map

2:34 listening time

Listen now
Close