In a rural southern town in 1946, a fourteen-year-old boy witnesses the lynching of an innocent black man and must come to terms with his decision to remain silent instead of revealing the truth. Reader's Guide available.
A collectible new Penguin Classics series: stunning, clothbound editions of ten favourite poets, which present each poet's most famous book of verse as it was originally published. Designed by the acclaimed Coralie Bickford-Smith and beautifully set, these slim, A format volumes are the ultimate gift editions for poetry lovers.
Based on the YouTube video that has become an international sensation, this deeply moving poem, adapted for the page, soothes the disquietude that accompanies the fear of aloneness and celebrates the power of solitude.