New from Fighting Cock Press

Fighting Cock Press is pleased to announce the publication of a new edition of Dancing Blues to Skylarks by Mary Sheepshanks

Price £7.50 /$11.95 (plus £1.00 towards postage and packing) ISBN 978-0-906744-40-6

Dancing Blues to Skylarks was Mary's fourth poetry collection, again with a cover by the well known artist Graham Rust. This revised edition includes poems that have appeared in 'Acumen', 'Envoi', 'The Countryman', 'The Lady', 'Pennine Platform', 'The Spectator', 'Yorkshire Journal',, and other journals.

"I respond immediately to Mary Sheepshanks' very human reactions. Her skilful poems spice sharp observation, sensuousness and painful subject matter with wit and humour." - Myra Schneider

To order contact Fighting Cock Press, c/o Pauline Kirk, 45, Middlethorpe Grove, York, YO24 1NA Email:

Other publications from Fighting Cock Press

Dunefox And Other Poems 1981-2011, Colin Speakman, 2011 £3.00 / $5.00
Envying the Wild, by Pauline Kirk, edited by Mabel Ferrett, ISBN: 978-0-906744-31-4 £5.95
Forty Years of Pennine Poets: Spirit and Emotion, Mabel Ferrett £12.50
Forty Years of Pennine Poets: Mind and Body, K.E. Smith £12.50
The Imaginator, Wendy Bardsley £4.00
Remember Wyatt, Nicholas Bielby £5.00
Chernobyl's Cloud, Brian Blackwell £2.50
Dunegrass, Clare Chapman £2.00
Doodles in the Margins of My Life, Ian M. Emberson £3.00
Natural Light, second edition, Ian M. Emberson £3.00
After Passchendaele, Mabel Ferrett £6.50
Imaginary Gates, Mabel Ferrett £4.00
Brian Merrikin Hill: Poet and Mentor, Pauline Kirk £2.00
Return to Dreamtime, Pauline Kirk £3.00
Brakken City, Linda Marshall £3.50
The Acts of St. Lynas, Frank Pagden £3.50
Kingfisher Days, Mary Sheepshanks £5.00
Thinning Grapes, second edition, Mary Sheepshanks £6.50
Patterns in the Dark, ditto, Mary Sheepshanks £5.50
On Wilsden Hill, K.E.Smith £1.50
Ho! Rumpelstiltskin, ed. Pauline Kirk and Mabel Ferrett £5.99
Pennine Poets: Anthology 1966-1986, ed. Pennine Poets £2.00
Pennine 25: Anthology 1966-91, ed. Pennine Poets £3.00
A Taste of the Pennine Poets, ed. Pennine Poets £2.00
Pennine Tracks, ed. Clare Chapman £3.95
Webbed Skylights of Tall Oaks, ed. Clare Chapman £3.50

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