Susan Wicks has published six collections of poetry, three novels, a book of short stories and a short experimental memoir, Driving My Father (Faber, 1995). Her first collection of poems, Singing Underwater (Faber, 1992) won the Aldeburgh Poetry Festival Prize. Her third, The Clever Daughter, was a PBS Choice and shortlisted for both Forward and TS Eliot Prizes. Five of her books have received awards from the Poetry Book Society. She is also a multiple-award-winning translator of the French poet, Valérie Rouzeau. A new full collection of her own, The Months, is due from Bloodaxe in 2016.