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Selected Poems is a collection of poetry chosen by Carol Ann Duffy from her first four acclaimed novels: Standing Female Nude, Selling Manhattan, The Other Country, and Mean Time (winner of the Whitbread Poetry Award).
©1985, 1987, 1990, 1993 Carol Ann Duffy (P)2006 Hachette Audio

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"A genuine and original poet." (The Times)
"[Duffy] could well become the representative poet of the present day." (Sunday Times)
"Not only a fresh voice but a dexterity with language, that glorious juggling which poets sometimes achieve with a sense of surprise even to themselves." (Independent)

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  • 10-03-15

Laureate, deservedly

Carol Ann Duffy has an unique voice. Listening to her reading her poems while walking my terrier, I had a vision of a world transformed by her wise distillations of moments of experience. She is a genius.

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