We are pleased to publish Brendan’s latest collection Do Horses Fly? a compelling sequence of poems inspired by the images created by the photographer Eadweard Muybridge and his life and times. The poems are accompanied  by Muybridge’s iconic photographic images.

The book was launched on Monday 29 April in Brighton & in London on Monday 20 May.

Copies can now be purchased which will be despatched within 48 hours o receipt of order.

Originally from Northern Ireland, Brendan spent a number of years in the North East before moving to Brighton where he lives & works as a poetry tutor.

Brendan Cleary is a master of concision, letting the unsaid speak properly.     Helen Mort

ISBN 978-1-904551-87-4  £10 plus £1 p&p

Where, the Mile End – Julie Morrissy’s debut collection was published on 21 February at a launch at Poetry Ireland, Dublin.

We are pleased to announce that the book is now available from the London Review Bookshop & Books Upstairs, Dublin.

Where, the Mile End is a striking first collection that inspires one to travel  in its pages again and again.        Colette Bryce
where, the mile end, julie morrissy

ISBN 978-1-904551-89-8  £12/€12 plus £2/€2 p&p

orders will be despatched within 48 hours of receipt



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goin’ down slow brings together Brendan Cleary’s poetry published over 25 years. His previous collections include The Irish Card and Sacrilege (Bloodaxe) Stranger in the House (Wrecking Ball Press) and weightless & some turbulent weather (tall-lighthouse).

£12 ISBN 978 1 904551 79 9

Some of us stay home & write tame poems about wild things, Brendan Cleary gets out there & captures wild ones & brings them home alive.     Hugo Williams

Brendan Cleary’s poetry creates a modern blues.    Roddy Lumsden

Just read them for yourself and listen.    Martin Mooney

Brendan Cleary might be goin’ down slow but he’s certainly making the most of the descent…    Poetry Book Society