Panoramic Lounge Bar

John Stammers

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2001 Nominee

Forward Prize for Poetry Best First Collection

2002 Nominee

Whitbread Poetry Award

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06 April 2001
9780330480765
64 pages
Synopsis

John Stammers's collection is witty, touching and clever - with brilliant images where love scenes are laced with irony and the details of contemporary life. He writes about irrelevant vampires living out their days on the sea front at Eastbourne; about flowers with 'fine pointed petals like scalpels' and is absolutely brilliant on music. His writing is vivid and assured.