There are Girls like Lions (Hardcover)

Poems about Being a Woman

By Cole Swensen (Foreword by), Karolin Schnoor (Illustrator)

Chronicle Books, 9781452173450, 96pp.

Publication Date: March 5, 2019

List Price: 16.95*
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Description

For mothers, daughters, sisters, wives, partners, and friends, here are 30 stirring poems about the experience of being a woman. Rousing and empowering, There Are Girls like Lions is a celebration of womanhood in all its dimensions, including love, beauty, friendship, motherhood, work, aging, and much more. Packaged in an attractive case with foil stamping and featuring striking illustrations in metallic ink throughout, this powerful collection will resonate as a gift for any modern woman.


About the Author

Karolin Schnoor is an illustrator and designer based in New York City.

Cole Swensen is an award-winning poet, translator, editor, and professor. She is the author of 15 books of poetry, and teaches poetry and literature at Brown University in Rhode Island.