The Sun and Her Flowers

Author(s): Rupi Kaur

Poetry | Staff Picks

The Sunday Times Number One Bestseller


Winner of The GoodReads Choice Award for Poetry 2017


From Rupi Kaur, the bestselling author of Milk and Honey, comes her long-awaited second collection of poetry. Illustrated by Kaur, The Sun and Her Flowers is a journey of wilting, falling, rooting, rising and blooming. It is a celebration of love in all its forms.


this is the recipe of life
said my mother
as she held me in her arms as i wept
think of those flowers you plant
in the garden each year
they will teach you
that people too
must wilt
fall
root
rise
in order to bloom


Product Information

A Simon & Schuster author.

General Fields

  • : 9781471165825
  • : Simon & Schuster, Limited
  • : Simon & Schuster, Limited
  • : May 2017
  • : 198mm X 130mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 256
  • : near fine
  • : 811.6
  • : English
  • : 2017
  • : Paperback
  • : Rupi Kaur