SPECIAL OFFER 'Poems that Make Grown Men & Women Cry' - buy both and save!

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? Buy both paperback books and save!
Poems That Make Grown Men Cry compiled by Anthony and Ben Holden (paperback)   +£0.00
Poems That Make Grown Women Cry by Anthony Holden and Ben Holden (paperback)   +£0.00

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'Poems That Make Grown Men Cry' features poems chosen by such menfolk as J.J Abrams, John le Carré, Salman Rushdie, Jonathan Franzen, Daniel Radcliffe, Nick Cave, Ian McEwan, Stephen Fry, Stanley Tucci, Colin Firth, Seamus Heaney and Christopher Hitchens.

'Poems That Make Grown Women Cry' features poems chosen by such womenkind as Yoko Ono, Judi Dench, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Elena Ferrante, Carol Ann Duffy, Kaui Hart Hemmings, Joan Baez, and Nikki Giovanni, this unique collection delivers private insights into the minds of women whose writing, acting, and thinking are admired around the world.

'When I read Poems That Make Grown Women Cry [...] I cried so much that my family thought I was concealing some terrible news.' – Sebastian Faulks in The Guardian

'Once again Anthony and Ben Holden, with their impressive range of contributors, have delivered a thoughtful, evocative anthology that redefines how we understand poetry and interact with certain poems.' – Jade Craddock in Nudge-book

'The title is a misnomer in that the poems in this anthology will make both men and women cry.' – Janet Mawdesley in Blue Wolf

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