Gold from the Stone: New and Selected Poems by Lemn Sissay
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Lemn Sissay has become known as a poet whose work has been transformed into landmarks, who has performed to crowds of people at various landmark events and whose work is both deeply personal and intensely relatable.
In this collection you will find poems on subjects ranging from notions of identity: family, race, ideas of the self to politics and the government. Also explored here is a spectrum of poetry considering a range of human emotions love to anger and everything in between. There’s something for everyone here.