Allie Esiri

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About Allie Esiri

Allie Esiri, described in a Tatler profile as 'a poetry powerhouse', is a former English stage, film and television actress, now a writer. Her iF Poems app was launched to great acclaim in November 2011 and was the Apple Editors' Choice All Time Favourite app. She has compiled several volumes of poetry anthologies, including iF: A Treasury of Poems for Almost Every Possibility, The Love Book, and A Poem for Every Night of the Year. She has hosted poetry events at The Times and The Sunday Times Cheltenham Literature Festival, The Sunday Times Festival of Education and The Oldie Soho Literary Festival.

Recent activity

17 days ago

Hurray for Bazaar giving Helena Bonham Carter the British icon award this week. Amazing Helena is a champion of poetry and reads on both A Poem for Every Day of the Year audiobook and on The Love Book Poetry app. pic.twitter.com/vCPjIy2BR2
Allie Esiri

1 month ago

Introduce your children to poetry, how about A Poem for Every Night of the Year. By Allie Esiri, published by Macmillan Children's Books.
National Poetry Day

1 month ago

Could there be a better time to read A Poem for Every Day of the Year by Allie Esiri. Published by Macmillan Children's Books.
Poetry

1 month ago

Out now! Shakespeare for Every Day of the Year by Allie Esiri, illustrated by Allie Esiri. Published by Macmillan Children's Books.
Out Now!

2 months ago

Reading is so much fun, why not read A Poem for Every Day of the Year. Written by Allie Esiri, published by Macmillan Children's Books.
International Literacy Day

2 months ago

Reading is so much fun, why not read A Poem for Every Night of the Year. Written by Allie Esiri, published by Macmillan Children's Books.
International Literacy Day

2 months ago

A Poem for Every Night of the Year is a wonderful book for your children.
A wonderful book