Dancing By The Light of The Moon by Gyles Brandreth (signed 1st edition hardback)


This 1st edition hardback copy of Dancing by the Light of the Moon has been signed by the man who put it together - the author and broadcaster Gyles Brandeth. It's a collection of over 250 of our nations best-loved poems to read, relish and recite, advice on how to learn poetry by heart, and the benefits of doing so. An enjoyable, moving and inspiring way to ensure a lifetime of dancing by the light of the moon - one joyous poem at a time.
'Gyles has discovered the secret of finding happiness through learning poetry by heart. It's wonderful and so much fun.' Dame Judi Dench

A little poetry really can save your life . . .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 memory, boost brain power, extend your vocabulary and beat cognitive decline as time goes by.

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 . . .