Books & Signed Editions by Carol Ann Duffy, Poet Laureate 2009 - 20019
Carol Ann Duffy lives in Manchester, where she is Professor and Creative Director of the Writing School at Manchester Metropolitan University. Her poetry has received many awards, including the Signal Prize for Children's Verse, the Whitbread, Forward and T. S. Eliot Prizes, and the Lannan and E. M. Forster Prize in America. She was appointed Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom in 2009. Her collections includeMean Time,Love PoemsandThe Bees, which won the Costa Poetry Award. Her writing for children includesQueen Munch and Queen Nibble, The Skipping-Rope SnakeandThe Tear Thief.She was made a DBE in the 2015 New Year Honours list.