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Silver: Return To Treasure Island by Andrew Motion

Silver by Andrew Motion

July, 1802. In the marshy eastern reaches of the Thames lies the Hispaniola, an inn kept by Jim Hawkins and his son.

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Andrew Motion wins Ted Hughes Award 2014

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Press Release: Prizes and Awards
Andrew Motion Wins The Ted Hughes Award 2014
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POETRY AWARDS : The winners are...

The winner of The Ted Hughes Award for New Work in Poetry 2014 is...

Andrew MotionComing Home

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If Your Memory Serves You Well...

Last night I had the pleasure and privilege of MCing the Gloucestershire finals of the Poetry by Heart competition. This is a national initiative set up by former Poet Laureate Andrew Motion. 525 more words


Another Biography, Another Opportunity

There seems to be no such thing as the definitive biography of an individual. However, any biographer describing a life, already treated numerous times, must establish what new information justifies yet another work. 1,660 more words

Poets are Rock Stars

I’m afraid I scared off the eminent poet Andrew Motion. Poor chap! I listened to his talk and was one of those lucky enough to have a short private chat with him during his book-signing, where, I am so certain, I looked like a wide-eyed, palpitating, high-on-something, groupie. 334 more words