Overheard in a Tower Block

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Award-winning poet Joseph Coelho‘s astonishing new collection is a powerful and moving poetic narrative about growing up in the city.

ISBN: 9781910959589 Author: Coelho, Joseph Publisher: Otter-Barry Books Publication Date: 6th July 2017 Imprint: Otter-Barry Books Cover: Paperback Dewey: 821.92 (edition:23) Pages: 111 Language: English Readership: Children - juvenile / Code: J Category:

Gazing at the stars from five storeys up,

smelling the bins from five storeys below.

Overheard arguments,

overheard laughter.

A disappearing father and a Mermaid-Queen mother; statues that sing for flesh and blood; bullies who kick you under the table; perfect red trainers – and the things that lurk in the library?.

Award-winning poet Joseph Coelho’s astonishing new collection is a powerful and moving poetic narrative about growing up in the city.

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