Featured Poem: Lift Not the Painted Veil by Percy Bysshe Shelley

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This week’s Featured Poem comes from Percy Bysshe Shelley. Lift Not the Painted Veil is a popular poem in Shared Reading and here a member of our London team shares her reflections.

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Featured Poem: My love is like a red, red rose by Robert Burns

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As Burns Night approaches we thought no better time to start celebrating than with our weekly Featured Poem, My love is like a red, red rose by Robert Burns.

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Featured Poem: What if you Slept? by Samuel Taylor Coleridge

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This week we have a wonderful Reader Story from Reader in Residence Laragh behind our Featured Poem, What if you Slept? by Samuel Taylor Coleridge.

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Read of the Week: Poems of Rural Life in the Dorset Dialect by William Barnes

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This week’s Read is a collection of poetry, William Barnes’ Poems of Rural Life in the Dorset Dialect, as recommended by our Head of Reading Excellence, Kate.

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The Reader 64

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Winter’s chill may not have the same bite as we might have expected but there’s plenty to chew on in the latest issue of The Reader.

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