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Alice Oswald lives in Devon and is married with three children. Her collections include Dart, which won the 2002 T S Eliot Prize, Woods etc. (Geoffrey Faber Memorial Prize), A Sleepwalk on the Severn (Hawthornden Prize), Weeds and Wildflowers (Ted Hughes Award) and, most recently, Memorial, which won the 2013 Warwick Prize for Writing. ‘Dunt’, included in this collection, was awarded the Forward Prize for Best Single Poem.

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Falling Awake by Alice Oswald
Falling Awake
Alice Oswald
Winner of the Costa Poetry Award 2016. Alice Oswald's poems are always vivid and distinct, alert and deeply, physically, engaged in the natural world. Mutability - a sense that all matter is unstable in the face of mortality - is...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/07/2016
Memorial by Alice Oswald
Memorial
Alice Oswald
Winner of the Warwick Prize 2013. Reviewed and selected by our poetry expert, Liam Parkin. Alice Oswald’s new book, Memorial is her successor to her acclaimed T. S. Eliot Prize-winning Dart. She has definitely not disappointed. Oswald...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/10/2011
Dart by Alice Oswald
Dart
Alice Oswald
Reviewed and selected by our poetry expert, Liam Parkin. Alice Oswald’s poem Dart was awarded the T. S. Eliot prize in 2002. It is an account of the River Dart in Devon told through the voices of those that...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/07/2002

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