Tyrannosaurus Rex and the Corduroy Kid by Simon ArmitageTyrannosaurus Rex and the Corduroy Kid by Simon Armitage

Tyrannosaurus Rex and the Corduroy Kid

bySimon Armitage

Paperback | April 1, 2007

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Marked by the signature qualities of invention, wit, and streetwise humour that made Simon Armitage's reputation, Tyrannosaurus Rex Versus the Corduroy Kid engages deeply with some of the most pressing oppositions of our time. Man versus monster; conflict versus conversation; age versus youth; humanity versus its environment; utopia versus what we're living through now. This is a combative and moving book and an answer to anyone who's ever accused poetry of receding into irrelevance.

Simon Armitage has won numerous awards for his poetry, including a Forward Prize, the Sunday Times Young Author of the Year, the Eric Gregory Award, and a Lannan Award, in addition to being shortlisted for the T.S. Eliot Prize and the Winterbread Poetry Award (for the Dead Sea Poems). His first US publication, The Shout, was shortliste...
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Title:Tyrannosaurus Rex and the Corduroy KidFormat:PaperbackDimensions:112 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.25 inPublished:April 1, 2007Publisher:House Of Anansi Press IncLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0887847617

ISBN - 13:9780887847615

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