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Kate Clanchy - Author


Kate Clanchy was born and grew up in Scotland but now lives in England. She is a popular poet: her collections, Slattern, Samarkand and Newborn have brought her many literary awards and an unusually wide audience. She has also written extensively for Radio 4 and reviews and writes comment for the Guardian.

If you like Kate Clanchy you might also like to read books by Mat Beaumont, Tom Rachman and Will Wiles.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Kate Clanchy

Meeting the English by Kate Clanchy
Meeting the English
Kate Clanchy
“Literary Giant seeks young man to push bath chair, own room in Hampstead, all found, exciting cultural milieu. Modest wage .Ideal ‘gap year’ opportunity. Apply …” And so young 17-year old Struan leaves Scotland for the first time in his...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/06/2014
Meeting the English by Kate Clanchy
Meeting the English
Kate Clanchy
Shortlisted for the Costa First Novel Award 2013. This is a bright book about dark subjects: a tale about kindness and its limits, told with love. Spiked with witty dialogue, and jostling with gleeful, zesty characters, it is a glorious...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/05/2013
The Picador Book of Birth Poems by Kate Clanchy
The Picador Book of Birth Poems
Kate Clanchy
The Picador Book of Birth Poems is an essential source of inspiration for anyone looking to welcome a new child to the world, and the perfect gift for every new parent as well as a wonderfully moving literary journey in...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2012

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