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Still Life with Feeding Snake
Still Life with Feeding Snake John Burnside
The new collection by the prizewinning Scots poet and prose writer
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Falling Awake
Falling Awake Alice Oswald
The finest living British poet comes to Cape with her extraordinary new book Winner of the 2017 Griffin Prize Winner of the 2016 Costa Poetry Award Shortlisted for the 2016 T. S. Eliot Award Shortlisted for the 2016 Forward Prize A Daily Telegraph / Guardian / Herald / New Statesman / Sunday Times / Times Literary Supplement Book of the Year
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Better Living Through Criticism: How to Think about Art, Pleasure, Beauty and Truth
Better Living Through Criticism: How to Think about Art, Pleasure, Beauty and Truth A. O. Scott
The New York Times chief film critic shows why we need criticism now more than ever
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Float
Float Anne Carson
The brilliant new collection from the prize-winning poet and renowned classicist A New Statesman / Observer Book of the Year
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The Abandoned Settlements
The Abandoned Settlements James Sheard
A break-up collection of great power and poignancy Shortlisted for the 2017 T. S. Eliot Prize PBS Autumn Recommendation
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The Meaning of Rice
The Meaning of Rice Michael Booth
Tales from the Belly of Japan **Shortlisted for the 2017 André Simon Food and Drink Book Awards**
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Odes
Odes Sharon Olds
The provocative and moving follow-up to the Pulitzer Prize-winning, bestselling Stag’s Leap ‘Interspersed with acts of breathtaking linguistic daring.’ Charlotte Mendelson, Observer Book of the Year
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Angel Hill
Angel Hill Michael Longley
A Guardian / Herald Scotland Book of the Year ‘A keeper of the artistic estate, a custodian of griefs and wonders’ Seamus Heaney Winner of the 2017 PEN Pinter prize Shortlisted for the 2017 Forward Prize
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Mancunia
Mancunia Michael Symmons Roberts
'A collection that constantly defies expectation... superb, substantial and intricately varied.' Kate Kellaway, Observer Shortlisted for the 2017 T. S. Eliot Prize PBS Autumn Recommendation
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Brit(ish)
Brit(ish) Afua Hirsch
The Sunday Times bestseller that reveals the uncomfortable truth about race in Britain today – and calls for urgent change
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Bluets
Bluets Maggie Nelson
Maggie Nelson is one of the most electrifying writers at work in America today, among the sharpest and most supple thinkers of her generation - Olivia Laing A Guardian Book of the Year
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Night Sky with Exit Wounds
Night Sky with Exit Wounds Ocean Vuong
Winner of the 2017 T. S. Eliot Prize Winner of the 2017 Felix Dennis Prize for Best First Collection A Guardian / Daily Telegraph Book of the Year PBS Summer Recommendation ‘Reading Vuong is like watching a fish move: he manages the varied currents of English with muscled intuition.’ New Yorker
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Animals Strike Curious Poses
Animals Strike Curious Poses Elena Passarello
‘It might be the best book on animals I have ever read. It’s also the only one that made me laugh out loud.’ Helen Macdonald, author of His for Hawk
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According to the Small Hours
According to the Small Hours Aidan Mathews
'Abundant, enthralling, often heartbreaking, According to the Small Hours makes its indelible mark as Aidan Mathews' triumphant return to poetry' - Michael Longley
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Tell Me No Lies
Tell Me No Lies John Pilger
An incisive anthology of investigative journalism, edited and introduced by the bestselling reporter and film-maker John Pilger.
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The Life Of Graham Greene Volume Two
The Life Of Graham Greene Volume Two Norman Sherry
A chronicle of the most tumultuous and productive years of Graham Greene's life. 'As close as we will ever get to the man.' J. G. Ballard, The Times
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Approaching Arthur Ransome
Approaching Arthur Ransome Peter Hunt
Much has been written about the life of Arthur Ransome. Yet, until now, there has been no critical assessment of his legacy to English literature.
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The Bridal Suite Matthew Sweeney
First collection in five years from the incredibly popular Irish poet.
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Atlantis
Atlantis Mark Doty
A devastating follow-up to the first British publication of the extraordinary My Alexandria, which won the 1995 T.S. Eliot prize.
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The Invisible Mender Sarah Maguire
The eagarly awaited second collection by one of the finest young woman poets in Britain.
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David Jones
David Jones Thomas Dilworth
The first full biography of a neglected genius and one of the great Modernists, lavishly illustrated in colour throughout
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Glass And God
Glass And God Anne Carson
'The most exciting poet writing in English today' - Michael Ondaatje
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