God's Gift to Women

by Don Paterson


God's Gift to Women Synopsis

A timely re-issue of one of award-winning poet Don Paterson's finest collections first published to great acclaim in 1997. As Don Paterson's reputation as one of the finest contemporary poets in English continues to grow we will be actively reprinting and repromoting his work into our new Faber poetry livery. 'Whisky, trains, women and stars waltz through the book, ontologically challenged.

God's Gift to Women Press Reviews

'A terrific, intelligent, lyrical, delicate, lovely piece of work.'
A. L. Kennedy

'It is the very height of his standards that set him apart. He remains one of the best young poets around.'
John Redmond

; 'Lyrical yet austere, straight-talking but at ease with eloquence... some of the most outstanding poems published this year.
Helen Dunmore

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ISBN: 9780571177622
Publication date: 03/01/1998
Publisher: Faber and Faber
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9780571177622
Publication date: 3rd January 1998
Author: Don Paterson
Publisher: Faber and Faber
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 80 pages
Genres: Poetry,
Categories: Poetry by individual poets,

About Don Paterson

Don Paterson was born in Dundee in 1963. He works as a musician and editor, and teaches at the University of St Andrews. His most recent collection, Rain, won the Forward Prize and the Queen’s Gold Medal for Poetry in 2009.

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