Julia Deakin

Without a Dog by Julia Deakin (Bradford: Graft Poetry, 2008), £5.95.

Acclaimed first poetry collection praised by Anne Stevenson, Ian McMillan and Simon Armitage. 'I read Julia's book straight through at a single sitting,' said Anne Stevenson. 'She writes with a mature wit and wisdom that suggests that, despite her empathy with those who suffer, she finds life constantly worth celebrating.'

To purchase this book, send a cheque (payable to 'Graft Poetry') to Graft Poetry, 34 Peckover Street, Bradford BD1 5BD, or pay via PayPal on Julia's own website.