The Whole & Rain-domed Universe

by Colette Bryce

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The Whole & Rain-domed Universe Synopsis

Shortlisted for the Costa Poetry Award 2014.

The Whole & Rain-domed Universe is Colette Bryce's much-anticipated follow-up to Self-Portrait in the Dark. The book presents the reader with an extraordinarily clear-eyed, vivid and

Shortlisted for the Costa Poetry Award 2014.

sometimes disturbing account of growing up in Derry during the Troubles, with many ghosts both raised and laid to rest. The Whole & Rain-domed Universe is a riveting poetic document of the time; Bryce turns her clear, singing line to darker ends than she has before, describing not just the warmth and eccentricity of family and the claustrophobia of home-life, but also the atmosphere of suspicion, and the real and present threat of terrible violence.

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ISBN: 9781447263432
Publication date: 11/09/2014
Publisher: Picador an imprint of Pan Macmillan
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781447263432
Publication date: 11th September 2014
Author: Colette Bryce
Publisher: Picador an imprint of Pan Macmillan
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 96 pages
Genres: eBook Favourites, Poetry,
Categories: Poetry by individual poets,

About Colette Bryce

Colette Bryce was born in Derry in 1970, and has lived in England, Spain and Scotland.

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