10 Books of Scottish Nature Poetry Waxing poetic about the great outdoors Heading outside after a long winter? These ten books are perfect for an afternoon spent soaking up some much-needed sun. 1. Iona Kenneth Steven 2. The Bees Carol Ann Duffy 3. A Northerly Land George Gunn 4. Slokt by Sea Nalini Paul 5. Fabulous Beast Patricia Ace 6. Soirbheas: Fair Wind Meg Bateman 7. Slate, Sea and Sky Norman Bissell 8. The Overhaul Kathleen Jamie 9. Landscapes and Legacies Tom Pow 10. These Islands, We Sing: An Anthology of Scottish Islands Poetry Kevin MacNeil Tags: poetry, nature, spring, environment, scotland View the discussion thread.