Tony Roberts

Tony Roberts was born in Doncaster and educated in England and America. His poems, reviews and essays appear regularly in the literary press. A former teacher, he lives in Manchester.

“(Roberts’) historical investigations are powerfully inhabited and keenly felt… and all his poems enact real warmth and delighted interest.”
David Kennedy, Poetry Review

“a realist who fastidiously evokes detail and tones of voice in order to get at the (mostly historical) truth.”
Ian Gregson, London Magazine

Books by Shoestring Press

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