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Carol Ann Duffy - Author


Carol Ann Duffy lives in Manchester, where she is Professor and Creative Director of The Writing School at Manchester Metropolitan University. She has written for both children and adults, and her poetry has received many awards, including the Signal Prize for Children's Verse, the Whitbread and Forward Prizes, and the Lannan and E. M. Forster Prize in America. In 2005, she won the T. S. Eliot Prize for Rapture. She was appointed Poet Laureate in 2009.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by Carol Ann Duffy

1914: Poetry Remembers by Carol Ann Duffy
1914: Poetry Remembers
Carol Ann Duffy
Whether as a reader your interest is in the Great War or the great war poets, or whether it is in the poetry of today, this anthology will hold a special place in your affections, as it remembers and recalls...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/1970
Bethlehem A Christmas Poem by Carol Ann Duffy
Bethlehem A Christmas Poem
Carol Ann Duffy
Carol Ann Duffy's wonderful new Christmas poem takes us to the little town of Bethlehem on a momentous night. This small hardback book contains more than twenty beautiful illustrations by Alice Stevenson, making it the perfect stocking-filler this Christmas.
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/10/2013
Jubilee Lines by Carol Ann Duffy
Jubilee Lines
Carol Ann Duffy
Reviewed and selected by our poetry expert, Liam Parkin. As a prominent British literary figure, and the first female poet laureate, it is only fitting that Carol Ann Duffy undertook the task of encapsulating sixty years of the Queen’s...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/05/2012
The Bees by Carol Ann Duffy
The Bees
Carol Ann Duffy
Winner of the Costa Poetry Award 2011. Shortlisted for the T S Eliot Prize for Poetry 2011. Shortlisted for the Galaxy UK Author of the Year Award 2011. Reviewed and selected by our poetry expert, Liam...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/10/2011
Rapture by Carol Ann Duffy
Rapture
Carol Ann Duffy
Winner of the TS Eliot Prize 2005. Carol Ann Duffy's wonderful new collection is about the loss and rediscovery of love in all its aspects - erotic, intellectual, emotional.
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/09/2005
The World's Wife by Carol Ann Duffy
The World's Wife
Carol Ann Duffy
A 2011 World Book Night selection. Looks at the real movers and shakers across history, myth and legend. Witty and thought-provoking, this is a tongue-in-cheek, no-holds-barred look at the real movers and shakers across history, myth and legend....
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/09/2000

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