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iOS app | April 4, 2013 | Penguin Classics
Available on the App Store
About the App

Confront a haunting, ominous raven, discover the ruins of an ancient, forgotten kingdom, and learn the secrets of true love.

Featured under New & Noteworthy in the App Store, Poems By Heart from Penguin Classics is a memorization game that will challenge you with classic poems from master wordsmiths including Shakespeare, Edgar Allan Poe, Emily Dickinson, and more. You'll rack up high scores and achievements on your way to reciting 24 poems from heart, with recordings you can share online and email to your friends.

Poems By Heart uses brain-training techniques to make remembering poetry easy and fun—in a fast and responsive game. Each poem features two new and exclusive dramatic readings, and all-new original art. The works of John Keats, Walt Whitman, Lewis Carroll, and fifteen other masters of poetry are featured in verses of adventure, romance, and horror, all carefully selected and edited by the experts at Penguin Classics.

  • Two poems are included free.
  • Seven packs of poems are available now in the poetry store.
  • Share your progress online as you build your skills.
  • There are five different stages and twenty ranks of success.

Poems By Heart from Penguin Classics

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