Bethlehem A Christmas Poem

by Carol Ann Duffy

Poetry

Bethlehem A Christmas Poem Synopsis

Bethlehem is normally a quiet little town on the edge of the desert. But tonight, as dusk falls, there is a sense of something special in the air. An inn packed with revellers, shepherds sprawled on the grass, animals in their stables: everything will be changed when a bright star bearing news arrives in the sky. Carol Ann Duffy's evocative new poem will transport you to Bethlehem, capturing the sights, the sounds and the atmosphere of this ancient and magical place.

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ISBN: 9781447226123
Publication date: 24/10/2013
Publisher: Picador an imprint of Pan Macmillan
Format: Hardback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781447226123
Publication date: 24th October 2013
Author: Carol Ann Duffy
Publisher: Picador an imprint of Pan Macmillan
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 48 pages
Genres: Poetry,
Categories: Poetry by individual poets,

About Carol Ann Duffy

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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