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Finished this first of three Robert Frost biographies currently on my To Be Read stack, which covers the years Frost and his family spent in England. These were significant years in Frost's career, as his first two volumes of poetry (A Boy's Will and North of Boston) were published here and he made many notable connections among the English literary crowd that inspired and influenced his writings. A nice addition to the book are excerpts from two of his personal notebooks--random thoughts, ...more
Sep 30, 2011 Janet rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Anyone who thinks they know the poetry of Robert Frost.
I've been reading Frost since I was a teenager. I know his poetry, but not him. I didn't know he spent two years with his wife and four kids in England, where he went to write poems and be poor. I like reading about their adventure from Plymouth NH to London England.