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13th June 2014
In Between is a new pamphlet from
the prize-winning author of Sea
Swim and Ghost Pot. Comissioned
by York Curiouser, these site-specific
poems offer a fascinating look at the
snickets, passageways, courts and
yards of York. (Read more)
John Wedgwood Clarke explores York's 'hidden ways'
In Between
© 2014 Valley Press   |    Bridge illustration by Jeremy Hopes
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31st October 2014
This month, Valley Press brings you
the fifth collection of poetry from
professor, musician and photographer
Oz Hardwick. James Nash says it 'has
everything I ask for in poetry', and
it's currently the Poetry Kit's 'book of
the month'. Read the first pages now.
Roll up, roll up for The Ringmaster's Apprentice
The Ringmaster's Apprentice
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17th October 2014
From the author of The Ruby Slippers
comes a new collection, featuring
poems 'requested' by poetry
audiences around the world, as well as
extensive notes, illustrations, and an
introduction by the author. Available
to purchase now. (Read more)
Helen Burke is Looking at You, Kid in new collection
Here's Looking at You Kid
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24th March 2014
Opera di Cera takes readers to 18th-
century Florence, to discover the
magnificent, macabre and romantic
story behind the creation of the
world-famous 'anatomical Venus'
waxwork. Click to find out more
about this exciting new book.
Opera di Cera, a new verse drama from Kelley Swain
Kelley Swain
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7th July 2014
Written, published and set during the
Tour de France's Yorkshire stages,
Kate Fox and Alfie Crow present
comic-crime caper Tour de Force, a
sequel to 2013's The Glasto Code -
created with astonishing speed, wit
and ingeniuity. (Read more)
'Grand Depart' novella is a
Tour de Force for Fox & Crow
Tour de Force
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25th April 2014
Love and Eskimo Snow is the debut
novel by London-based journalist
Sarah Holt; a revolutionary take on
the genre of romantic fiction, which
asks (and answers) all the questions
you've ever had about love. Click
here to read more about the book.
New fiction: a post-modern chick-lit masterpiece
Love and Eskimo Snow