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Dear Ugly Sisters

UK Publisher: Otter-Barry Books

Tonight I fancy a flight, so I shuffle my short feathers and jump.


Original, dazzling and unconventional, this brilliant first solo collection has a surprise on every page.

Go on a night flight, have a monster’s lunch, immerse yourself in birdsong. Shout out an Apatosaurus rap before checking out Alexander Fleming’s petri dish. Find fairy tales with a twist, poems to make you laugh – and reflective poems to think about.

Full of variety, wit and warmth, this is a spectacular debut from a poet to watch!

Laura Mucha is an ex-lawyer turned poet and author. Her writing has won multiple international awards and been featured on...