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29 July 2021

Polly Clark

Polly Clark was born in Toronto and lives in Helensburgh on Scotland's West Coast and on a  
houseboat in London.

Her four poetry collections have between them won the Eric Gregory Award, been shortlisted for the TS Eliot Prize and the Michael Marks Awards, and selected twice as one of the Poetry Book Society's books of the year.

Her first novel Larchfield (riverrun) won the  MsLexia Novel Prize and was published in 2017 to critical acclaim. Her latest book is Tiger (riverrun).