The Faber Shop is temporarily closed. Sign up to Faber Members to be first to know when we're reopening.

Her Book

Her Book

Last 1 in stock
ISBN
9780571229802
Published
05/01/2006
9780571229802
Format
Paperback
Price
£13.99
Paperback
144

About the Book

Poems 1988-1998 is a compendium from Jo Shapcott's award-winning books Electroplating the Baby, Phrase Book and My Life Asleep. It reveals her to be a writer of ingenious, politically acute and provocative imagination and justifies her reputation as one of the most original and daring voices of her generation.
Poems 1988-1998 is a compendium from Jo Shapcott's award-winning books Electroplating the Baby, Phrase Book and My Life Asleep. It reveals her to be a writer of ingenious, politically acute and provocative imagination and justifies her reputation as one of the most original and daring voices of her generation.
  • Jo Shapcott

    Jo Shapcott was born and continues to live in London. Twice winner of the National Poetry Competition, she has published seven collections with Faber including Her Book: Poems 1988-1998 which selects from three earlier volumes: Electroplating the Baby (1988) which won the Commonwealth Poetry Prize, Phrase Book (1992) and My Life Asleep (1998) which won the Forward Poetry Prize. Her most recent collection Of Mutability (2010) won the Costa Book Award and in 2011 she was awarded the Queen's Gold Medal for Poetry.

Books by this Author

Poetry Of Mutability

Of Mutability

Jo Shapcott

Poetry Of Mutability

Of Mutability

Jo Shapcott

Poetry Of Mutability

Of Mutability

Jo Shapcott

Poetry Tender Taxes

Tender Taxes

Jo Shapcott