Esperance is a collection of works from Caddy’s first seven books of poetry plus seventeen new poems.
PRAISE FOR THE BOOK
‘… her sharp eye for detail which combined with a knack for simile and metaphor has remained acute throughout her career.’ The Australian
‘These carefully crafted poems are refreshing journeys of discovery …’ Australian Book Review
‘Esperance reveals both the apprenticeship and the undiminishing peak of a poet at the top of her powers.’ indigo journal
Wesley Michel Wright Prize (Winner 2008)
John Bray Poetry Award, Adelaide Writers’ Festival (Shortlisted 2008)
Western Australian Premier’s Book Award (Shortlisted 2008)