"All books by Simon Armitage"
A New Verse Translation, Hardcover, 2007A spellbinding poetic translation of this six hundred year-old Arthurian story of beheading, romance, and the supernatural.
A New Verse Translation, Paperback, 2009"Compulsively readable. ... Simon Armitage has given us an energetic, free-flowing, high-spirited version."—Edward Hirsch, New York Times Book Review
Paperback, 2011"Armitage has given an ageless story new vigor, and has done it with style, wit and elegance."—Literary Review
Hardcover, 2013Nineteen days, 256 miles, and one renowned poet walking the backbone of England.
Paperback, 2012“A new standard in the enterprise of bringing the past back into poetry.”—Tom Shippey, Wall Street Journal
Paperback, 2014Shortlisted for the Portico Prize for Nonfiction
Nineteen days, 256 miles, and one renowned poet walking the backbone of England.
Paperback, 2015Award-winning poet Simon Armitage dramatizes the story of Troy, animating this classic epic for a new generation of readers.