"Summer is coming, summer is coming./I know it, I know it,
I know it. Light again, leaf again, life again, love again,"/Yes, my wild little Poet.
—from "The Throstle" by Alfred, Lord Tennyson
Greet every day with a poetic celebration of the natural world! This wonderful anthology of 366 poems gathers verse by W. H. Auden, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Lewis Carroll, Emily Dickinson, T. S. Eliot, A. E. Housman, Amy Lowell, Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, Anna Seward, Oscar Wilde, and others to chronicle the ever-changing seasons of the year. Read a poem a day in chronological order, or dip into the collection at random whenever your soul craves a burst of literary beauty. Bonus: This handsome volume will look gorgeous on your coffee table or nightstand, so it need never be out of reach. (KG)