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Born in Donegal in Ireland, Matthew Sweeney was one of the most original poets writing ...

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Miss Flotsam

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People-in-cars

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Robert’s poems represent a wide range of themes and forms, including re-telling stories ...

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Roger’s poems have a brilliant knack for taking things we recognise – places, people, ...

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Russian Doll

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Steven’s poems bring us into the familiar world of school – but with his sharp eye for ...

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Tell Me Shadow

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