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Gyles Brandreth Book Talk and Signing

£19.44

(incl. administration fee) plus no fulfilment fee per order.

07/11/2019 19:30

Thornton Hall Hotel and Spa

Gyles Brandreth

Is BACK, the wonderfully, witty friend of the shop,  Gyles is back, this time with Poetry, Dancing By The Light Of the Moon.   Expect fun and laughter and a copy of his book when you purchase a ticket for this event!

A little poetry really can save your life . . .

Poetry is officially good for you.

Not only does it enhance literacy in the young, but learning poetry by heart is the one truly pleasurable thing you can do to improve memoryboost brain powerextend your vocabulary and beat cognitive decline as time goes by.

In Dancing by the Light of the Moon, Gyles Brandreth shares over 250 poems to read, relish and recite, as well as his advice on how to learn poetry by heart, and the benefits of doing so.

Whether you are nine, nineteen or ninety, the poems and advice in this book provide the most enjoyable, moving and inspiring way to ensure a lifetime of dancing by the light of the moon - one joyous poem at a time . . .

Poets include:

A. A. Milne
Benjamin Zephaniah 
Carol Ann Duffy
Celia Johnson
D. H. Lawrence
E. E. Cummings
Edgar Allen Poe
Emily Dickinson
George the Poet
Hollie McNish 
John Cooper Clarke
John Keats
John Milton
Kate Tempest
Leonard Cohen 
Lewis Carroll
Maya Angelou
Monty Python
Oscar Wilde
Roald Dahl 
Robert Browning
Robert Burns
Robert Louis Stevenson
Simon Armitage
Spike Milligan
Sylvia Plath
T. S. Eliot
Walt Whitman 
Wendy Cope 
William Shakespeare
William Wordsworth

And many more . . .

£19.44

(incl. administration fee) plus no fulfilment fee per order.

07/11/2019 19:30

Thornton Hall Hotel and Spa

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