Presents the poems that explore the nature of change - in the body and the natural world, and in the shifting relationships between people.
A stunning new illustrated edition of Jo Shapcott's Costa award-winning collection Of Mutability
Jo Shapcott was born in London. Poems from her three award-winning collections, Electroplating the Baby (1988), Phrase Book (1992) and My Life Asleep (1998) are gathered in a selected poems, Her Book (2000). She has won a number of literary prizes including the Commonwealth Writers Prize for Best First Collection, the Forward Prize for Best Collection and the National Poetry Competition (twice). Tender Taxes, her versions of Rilke, was published in 2001.