The Irish Number 1 bestseller. A new collection from one of Ireland's best, and best-loved, poets.
A major new collection from one of Ireland's leading poets: moving, funny and wise.
The bestselling Irish poet's selection from his lifetime's work.
An outstanding collection including very personal poems. Durcan's finest for many years.
A magnificent collection from the much-loved Irish poet
'Durcan's mastery of tone, his manic confidentiality, his blithe expositions of the seemingly unthinkable, his hypnotic repetitions of what other poets would hardly dare utter once... give an air of audacious authority unique in contemporary poetry' - Brendan Kennelly, Irish Times
'The present selection serves to confirm his almost iconic place in contemporary Irish poetry' - Derek Mahon, Irish Times
A tragicomedy in verse which pits the joys of friendship and humour against the madness and melancholy of the festive season, by the much-celebrated Irish poet, Paul Durcan.
'[His] voice speaks clearly on the page in poems of harrowing intimacy, politics and love. He holds a mirror up to himself: but we can see ourselves over his shoulder, whoever we are' - Carol Ann Duffy, Guardian
A collection of contemporary poetry that throws itself into the discussion of Irish identity in relation to the world.