What's New

Minor fixes and updates.

App Description

Featured by Apple in New & Noteworthy, and in the Books and Education categories!

The Huffington Post calls Poems By Heart "the best poetry app I've seen in a while” with "impressive artwork, smart design and solid voice recordings."

The National Endowment of the Arts calls the app “smart and beautifully designed, with a skillful blend of iconic poetry, memorization techniques, and great gaming.”

Kirkus calls it “a sophisticated, wildly addictive tool for avowed poetry lovers.”

MacLife says it has a “terrific, animated interface” and is “a great tool.”

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

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 iconic poets 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.
- There are five different stages and twenty ranks of success.

Need help? Email AppSupport@us.penguingroup.com

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App Changes

January 29, 2014 New version 2.0
September 26, 2013 New version 1.2
April 24, 2013 New version 1.1
November 30, -0001 Initial Release

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