A Ted Hughes Bestiary is a selection of some of Ted Hughes's animal poems, chosen by Alice Oswald. 'Cold, delicately as the dark snow. A fox's nose touches twig, leaf.' - The Thought Fox
Alice Oswald lives in Devon and is married with three children. Dart, her second collection, won the T. S. Eliot Prize in 2002. Her third collection, Woods etc, was a Poetry Book Society Choice and was shortlisted for the Forward Prize for Best Collection and the T. S. Eliot Prize. A Sleepwalk on the Severn appeared in 2009, as did Weeds and Wild Flowers, her collaboration with the artist Jessica Greenman.