The hilarious and universally lauded memoir of life as the daughter of a gun-toting, all-American Catholic priest.
Patricia Lockwood was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA and raised in all the worst cities of the Midwest. Her debut collection, Balloon Pop Outlaw Black, was released in 2012 by Octopus Books; her second collection, Motherland Fatherland Homelandsexuals, was published by Penguin Books in 2017. Her poems have appeared widely, including in The New Yorker, The London Review of Books, Tin House and Poetry, and her writing on politics and literature has appeared in New Republic and The London Review of Books.
Glorious * Sunday Times *
Extraordinary * Observer *
Electric * New York Times *
Exceptional * Telegraph *
Snort-out-loud * Financial Times *
Dazzling * Guardian *