Out of Silence
Published by Smith/Doorstop (The Poetry Business)
John Harvey has been a professional writer since 1975 and now has more than 100 published books to his credit. Principally known as a writer of crime fiction, the first of his Charlie Resnick novels, Lonely Hearts, was named by The Times as one of the 100 most notable crime novels of the last century.
Out of Silence features the new and selected poems of a writer whose books have won major prizes in Great Britain, France and America, and in 2007 was the proud recipient of the Crime Writers’ Association Cartier Diamond Dagger for Sustained Excellence in Crime Writing.
He has also written for television and radio and, a published poet himself, between 1977 and 1999 ran Slow Dancer Press, publishing work by such writers as Lucille Clifton, Sharon Olds and Carol Ann Duffy.
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