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Killarnoe

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With its razzle-dazzle wordplay and kaleidoscope of subjects, Sonnet L’Abbé’s second collection of poems is a tour-de-force. L’Abbé invents her own unique poetics, coupling a glittering variety of patterns with tumbling rhythms and rhymes. And with this refreshed language, she reconsiders all the rules for twenty-first-century life. The poems work like a whirlwind, ranging ...more
Paperback, 112 pages
Published April 10th 2007 by McClelland & Stewart
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Sonnet L'Abbé is a Canadian poet and critic.

As a poet, L'Abbé writes about national identity, race, gender and language. She has been shortlisted for the 2010 CBC Literary Award for poetry and has won the Bronwen Wallace Memorial Award for most promising writer under 35.

As a critic, she has been a regular reviewer of fiction and poetry for The Globe and Mail and has written scholarly articles on
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