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The Fox on the Roundabout By Gareth Owen

The Fox on the Roundabout
by Gareth Owen

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A new edition of Gareth Owen's classic collection, The Fox on the Roundabout, which features some of his wittiest, funniest and most poignant poetry, including six fantastic brand-new poems.
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The Fox on the Roundabout by Gareth Owen

Gareth Owen's bitter-sweet observations on life and the world will strike a chord with readers everywhere.

Girl from a Train

We stopped by a cornfield

Near Shrewsbury

A girl in a sun hat

Smiled at me

Then I was seven

Now sixty-two

Wherever you are

I remember you

'Gareth Owen's poetry is original, beautiful, serious, funny, real and imaginative... I cant tell you how good it is!' Patrick Dickinson

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About Gareth Owen

Gareth Owen was born and raised in Ainsdale, Lancashire. He tried a number of professions before becoming a lecturer at Bordesley College, Birmingham and beginning to write poetry. He has also written novels, plays and musicals and tried his hand at acting and directing. He reads his own work regularly in schools but also enjoys reciting the work of other writers in colleges and Arts Festivals up and down the country. He reads regularly for the BBC and for two years he presented Radio 4's long running Poetry Please.

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The Fox on the Roundabout by Gareth Owen
Gareth Owen
Used - Very Good
Pan Macmillan
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This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.