chemical bodies
No of Pages: 76
RRP: 17.95
ISBN Print: 1 876040 05 

Chemical Bodies

“Here is a book for slow and pleasurable reading, in which lines missed the first time round will suddenly reach up a ‘communicating inquisitive face’, offering you, a multiplicity of quotations.” – Jennifer Strauss, Australian Book Review

“Rhyll McMaster’s poems seem constrained, almost mystical in their abrupt concision… at best these crystallised poems spark with meditative intelligence.” – Gig Ryan, The Age


About the Author

Rhyll McMaster

Rhyll McMaster’s poetry was published in The Bulletin while she was still a schoolgirl. Of her six poetry books, The Brineshrimp won the Harri Jones Memorial Award. Washing the Money won the Victorian Premier’s Award and the Grace Leven Prize. Flying the Coop was also awarded the Grace Leven Prize. On My Empty Feet was adapted as a radio play for the ABC. Her poems have been broadcast on national radio and television. Feather Man, McMaster’s first novel, won the inaugural Barbara Jefferis Award and the UTS Glenda Adams Prize in the NSW Premier’s Awards. Feather Man was also shortlisted...

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