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The Job of Paradise - Roger Robinson
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And all I do is eat’ - Adham Smart
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Girlfriends - Ella Duffy
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Heart of litter - Jade Cuttle
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Bad Girls Club - Phoebe Stuckes
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Francesca Woodman - Phoebe Stuckes
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Freddy’s Revenge - Richard Osmond
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Poem for the Breasts - Sharon Olds
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“Olds writes “poetry more faithful to the felt truth of reality than any prose could be.” – Richard Wakefield.

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She has the comic's knack of placing a lot of weight on thin-shouldered words, words blurred by common currency which are suddenly brought into sharp focus and don't really want to be. Beyond the laughs there's great poignancy - Observer

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pared-down precision and scorching intensity - Helen Dunmore

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Beautiful Girls is not a book for the faint-hearted: it will survive as testament to poetry's force in overcoming - Chris McCabe

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