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Fabrice Gagos
Adrian Pope

"the sort of once-in-a-generation debut that causes everyone to sit up and take notice" Sarah Crown, The Guardian

  • Winner of the Guardian First Book Award 2015

  • Winner of the Fenton Aldeburgh First Collection Prize

  • Winner of an Eric Gregory Award

  • Winner of a Somerset Maugham Award 

  • Voted one of the top 25 poetry books of the past 25 years by the Booksellers Association

"Vivid, accessible and honest, sometimes uncomfortably so" Alan Bennet, the London Review of Books 

  • Winner, Polari Prize 2019

  • Poetry Book of the Month, The Telegraph

  • Poetry Book of the Month, The Observer

  • a Poetry Book of the Year, Sunday Times

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