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Andrew Motion - Author


Andrew Motion was born in 1952. He began his career teaching English at the University of Hull. He has also been Editor of the Poetry Review, Editorial Director of Chatto & Windus, Poet Laureate, co-founded of the Poetry Archive and was knighted for his services to literature in 2009. He is now Professor of Creative Writing at Royal Holloway, University of London. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and lives in London.

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If you like Andrew Motion you might also like to read books by James Mcgee, John Drake and Mark Keating.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Andrew Motion

The New World by Andrew Motion
The New World
Andrew Motion
Motion’s last book, Silver, was a sequel to Treasure Island where Jim Hawkins’ son and Long John Silver’s daughter, after some rollicking adventures, end up shipwrecked. This starts where that finished with Jim (junior) and Natty being thrown up on...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/1970
Silver Return to Treasure Island by Andrew Motion
Silver Return to Treasure Island
Andrew Motion
Featured on The Book Show on Sky Arts on 10 May 2012. Featuring a cast of noble seamen, murderous pirates and stories of love, valour and terrible cruelty, Silver is a worthy sequel to Treasure Island - one of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/03/2012

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