Favourite Monsters

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Victoria University Press, 2002 - Poetry - 77 pages
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"Full of stories, jokes, and stolen lines, this collection from a leading young New Zealand poet includes many voices and covers subjects ranging from world politics to parenthood, art, and religion."
 

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Contents

Little things lend me thy strength
9
The Day I Stopped Writing Poetry
13
The Crickets
15
The Cost of Living
16
IS Terra Wellington
18
Loneliness
19
The Batcave Show
20
The Truth About Love
22
Guilty Spaces
30
Wolves
31
Good Books
32
The Second Law of Thermodynamics
33
Outback
34
Snapshot
35
II
37
Out of Eden
39

Alt Country
23
Mansworn
24
Beyond Repair
26
The Pursuit of Happiness
27
The Ideal Present
28
Other Ideas
40
The Pleasure Principle
41
Recipe for Children
42
Bauble
43
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About the author (2002)

James Brown is the author of Lemon and Go Round Power Please, winner of the Best First Book Award. His other honors include the 1994 Louis Johnson New Writers Bursary, the 2000 Buddle Findlay Sargeson Fellowship, and the 2001 Canterbury University Writing Fellowship.

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