Book cover for The Wild Fox of Yemen

The Wild Fox of Yemen



08 July 2021
112 pages
Imprint: Picador


The spirit of Whitman lives in these poems that sing and celebrate a vibrant, rebellious body with all its physical and spiritual entanglements.
It’s thrilling to discover such a staggeringly self-assured debut, to feel in the unmistakable presence of The Real Thing
The Wild Fox of Yemen is an intoxicating debut
Richly playful and deadly serious at once, employing delicious mixologies of risky, robust imagery, Almontaser welcomes us to the wild confluences that make up so many lives spanning the seas