The Poetry Pharmacy (Particular Books, £12.99) by William Sieghart serves up a poem to soothe every “condition”. It covers anxiety, grief, regret, lethargy and lack of courage, among many others, alongside an explanation of why this particular poem might offer you solace. Need moral guidance? Try If by Rudyard Kipling. Coping with ageing parents? Read Seamus Heaney’s Follower.