From one of the truly great poets comes this collection of poems. Swinburne was considered somewhat decadent in his time, but this did not stop him from being nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature several years in a row.
When Chris Seabranch is not on a treasure hunt, fleeing from aliens or conjuring up interesting scientific articles as a Danish science journalist, he likes to write fantasy books. Butterfly Islands is a great example of his storytelling skills, and was conceived during a 175 kilometer walk around Mount Blanc in France. As our Author of The Day, Seabranch chats about female pirates, 15 year olds and butterflies.