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The Picador Book of Birth Poems

by Kate Clanchy

eBooks of the Month Poetry

The Picador Book of Birth Poems Synopsis

Where do we find the words to greet a new arrival? In this celebratory book, poet Kate Clanchy has made an inspired choice of poems that speak powerfully of the wonder, joy, bewilderment and mystery that new life brings, from conception through to the first years of parenthood. 

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ISBN: 9780330456852
Publication date: 05/01/2012
Publisher: Picador an imprint of Pan Macmillan
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9780330456852
Publication date: 5th January 2012
Author: Kate Clanchy
Publisher: Picador an imprint of Pan Macmillan
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 176 pages
Genres: eBook Favourites, Poetry,
Categories: Poetry anthologies (various poets), Pregnancy, birth & baby care,

About Kate Clanchy

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.

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