New SF poetry anthology

Where Rockets Burn Through: Contemporary Science Fiction Poems from the UK

Edited by Russell Jones


Blasting into the future, across alien worlds and distant galaxies, fantastic technologies and potential threats to humanity, Where Rockets Burn Through brings science fiction and poetry together in one explosive, genre-busting collection.

Discover an array of poems by more than forty contemporary UK writers, including Edwin Morgan, Jane Yolen, Ron Butlin, WN Herbert, Ken MacLeod and Kirsten Irving, plus an exclusive essay on Sci-fi poetry by Steve Sneyd and an introduction from Alasdair Gray.

Jump in, strap up and switch on the photon cannon…


You can listen to five sci-fi poems from Where Rockets Burn Through in the Nature Podcast Extra.

Find out more about the contributors, reviews of the book, and buy a copy of Where Rockets Burn Through here: