A Simple Scale plunges back and forwards through the lives of two gay composers – one American, the other Soviet – as they each face persecution, punishment and repression in the turbulent political climates of the ’30s and ’50s. Available now.
<p><strong>‘Wonderfully lucid and economical... precise and delicate in its use of language’ – Andrew Taylor</strong></p><p><strong>'This is a radiantly-written and vigorous collection by a rising star of British poetry.’<br />– David...
<h3><strong>Free download</strong></h3><p>Enjoy free samples from Seren’s vibrant and varied 2017 poetry list in this free PDF.</p><p>There are a number of poems from striking debut collections: ‘Lake Fever’ from Polly Atkin’s <a href="http://serenbooks.com/...
<p>This sparking selection of Christmas poems includes all those shortlisted for Seren’s inaugural Christmas Poetry Competition.</p><p>Poetry Editor Amy Wack was looking for poems full of feeling that resist cliché, that touch on classic ‘Christmas’ themes, but bring them to life...