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Jacob Polley was born in Carlisle in 1975. In 2002 he won the Arts Council of England/BBC Radio 4 'First Verse' Award, and an Eric Gregory Award. His first collection, The Brink, was shortlisted for the 2004 Forward Prize for Best First Collection.

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Talk of the Town by Jacob Polley
Talk of the Town
Jacob Polley
Shortlisted for the Desmond Elliott Prize 2010. The Desmond Elliott Prize is an annual award for a first novel written in English and published in the UK. Worth £10,000 to the winner, the prize is named...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/05/2010

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