To say that we are beyond excited for Bargain Bin Rom-Com by Leena Norms is an understatement! We have seen a whirl of activity and anticipation in the months leading up to today, when we officially launch the book into the world!
Leena Norms is a poet, writer and award winning vlogger, through her popular YouTube channel, she incorporates poetry, pop culture and book reviews that are accessible and encouraging for aspiring writers and book lovers. The community grown from Leena’s online presence is outstanding, and full of support. There are many ways to access poetry, and Leena has proven that online spaces are as valuable as live events.
Bargain Bin Rom-Com is the first collection of poems by Leena Norms. From the politics of ice-cream to the permission slip you didn’t know you needed, this is a tongue-in-cheek look at living on a planet that is filled with both doom and glitter.
‘Leena’s poems are a pocket full of sunshine but with plenty of shadow and shade too – funny, warm and relatable – this is a special kind of best friend book that will stick with readers.’Laura Dockrill
Leena Norms is a British poet and writer from the West Midlands. She has been sharing her poetry online for over ten years and her video essays have amassed over 11 million views to date, covering everything from literature and second-hand fashion to protecting the planet and surviving your twenties.