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Previous Sentinel Poetry Book Competition winners

2021 competition now accepting entries
Competition not held in 2020 due to Covid-19
2019 Winners 
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First prize: Marrowbones
by Peter Branson 
Second prize: Class, Dismissed by Naomi Sterling
Publication date: 15/09/2021 
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Third Prize:
The Wey and the Wye by Ruth Calway. 
Publication date: 15/09/2021

2018 winners 
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First prize:
Watching the Door
Frances Corkey Thompson
Second prize:
Poetry After Auschwitz
Phil Vernon
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Third prize:
Mock Orange
Anne Osbourn

2017 winners
First prize:
Molly Donachie
Second prize:
Tutti Frutti
Konstandinos Mahoney
Third prize:
Love & Crossbones
John Lindley
Read the judge's report here

2016 winners
First Prize:
Gap Year

Andy Blackford and John Foggin
Second Prize:
Splendid in its Silence
Jude Neale
Third Prize:
Landing Stage
Joan Michelson

Read the judge's comments on the winners here.

2015 winners
First Prize:
In Carvoeiro and
Other Sequences

Peter Oram
Second Prize:
Portrait of a Woman
with Sea Urchin*
Abigail Ardelle Zammit
*This title is now only
available direct from the poet.
Third Prize:
Cottage Pi
Graham  Burchell


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