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Marrying the Ugly Millionaire

New and Collected Poems

Sophie Hannah

Marrying the Ugly Millionaire
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ISBN: 978 1 784100 25 4
Categories: 21st Century, British, Humour, Women
Imprint: Carcanet Poetry
Published: May 2015
216 x 135 x 15 mm
272 pages
Publisher: Carcanet Press
Also available in: Hardback, eBook (EPUB), eBook (Kindle)
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  • I am following the Dalai Lama on Twitter
    But the Dalai Lama is not yet following me.
    That’s fine. Things are as they are. I do not feel bitter.
    Enlightenment is his thing. Reciprocity?
    Not so much. He is a spiritual big-hitter
    And I write detective novels. It’s easy to see
    Why I’m following the Dalai Lama on Twitter
    And the Dalai Lama is not yet following me.

    from ‘The Dalai Lama on Twitter’
    Sophie Hannah is one of Britain’s best-loved poets, a disarmingly witty, sharp-eyed chronicler of everyday life and its peculiarities. She is also an internationally successful author of psychological crime fiction, and has written the first new Hercule Poirot novel to be authorised by the Agatha Christie estate. This book brings together for the first time all of Hannah’s previous collections of verse, drawing on over 20 years of writing; accompanied by 27 new and uncollected poems, it will appeal to both the familiar reader and those coming to her work for the first time.
    Sophie Hannah is an internationally bestselling writer of psychological crime fiction, published in 32 languages and 51 territories. In 2014, with the blessing of Agatha Christie’s family and estate, Sophie published a new Hercule Poirot novel, The Monogram Murders, which was a bestseller in more than fifteen countries. In September 2016, ... read more
    Praise for Sophie Hannah 'Shall I put it in capitals? SOPHIE HANNAH IS A GENIUS.' Be that as it may, Hotels like Houses provides a new range of romantic ironies, light and dark laughter, for her readership.'
    The Poetry Review
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