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Simon Armitage and Simon Armitage and Sue Roberts
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Simon Armitage's ability to deal with subjects that many poets turn their backs on have marked him as a poet of originality and force.

Kid gives us one of the liveliest poetic voices to have emerged in the last ten years. Simon Armitage's inspired ear for the demotic and his ability to deal with subjects that many poets turn their backs on have marked him as a poet of originality and force.

Author bio:

Simon Armitage was born in West Yorkshire in 1963. In 1992 he was winner of one of the first Forward Prizes, and a year later was the Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year. Previous titles include Kid, Book of Matches, The Dead Sea Poems, CloudCuckooLand, Killing Time, The Universal Home Doctor, Homer's Odyssey and Tyrannosaurus Rex versus The Corduroy Kid. His acclaimed translation of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight was published in 2007.

Category: Poetry
ISBN: 9780571259304
Edition No: 1
Publisher: Faber
Imprint: Faber Poetry
Pub Date: November 2010
Page Extent: 96
Format: Book
Age: 0 - 0
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Subject: Poetry