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The Pomegranates of Kandahar

The Pomegranates of Kandahar [Kindle Edition]

Sarah Maguire

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"She offers precise glimpses of the English countryside, with cool observations of war-torn landscapes and political unrest" (Independent, Christmas books special)

"An original and exciting voice" (John Burnside Scotsman)

"There is so much to love in the wonderful poetry of Sarah Maguire" (Carol Shields)

"Her poems are both voluptuous and concise, maintaining a perfect balance between scientifically exact observation and a world of marvels" (Peter Parker Daily Telegraph)

"[Maguire] writes dark, erotic, complex and lyrical poems which are so richly layered you can almost taste them" (Maura Dooley, editor of Making for Planet Alice: New Women Poets)

Book Description

A Poetry Book Society Choice and a brave, intelligent collection from the highly praised Sarah Maguire.

Product details

  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 158 KB
  • Print Length: 80 pages
  • Publisher: Vintage Digital (15 Dec 2010)
  • Sold by: Amazon Media EU S.à r.l.
  • Language: English
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Word Wise: Not Enabled
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #797,089 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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5.0 out of 5 stars Sad and Beautiful 11 May 2013
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I took on this poem writer as an English assignment. Not only are her writings compelling and thoughtful, but she is a rare person. I googled her life history for the paper I wrote, and was impressed with her accomplishments and courageous spirit.
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