Writing

Writing

Paul's new full collection 'Catching the cascade' (published by flipped eye 2010) is available from all bookshops and Amazon,  £5.99 It was shortlisted for the 2012 Peoples Book Prize

REVIEWS for 'Catching the Cascade'

"Lyalls paints a breathless montage of warm atmospheric images to absorb...there isn't a word wasted as each road-tested poem presents a taught stronghold on the page". - The BOOK TRUST (to see full review go to www.booktrust.org.uk/show/review/catchingthecascade

"The quality that shines through this slim volume is a playful sense of fun...Lyalls has an unerring and endearing sense of fun" Patrick Neate (2001 Costa/whitbread Novel Prize winner) writing in the London Magazine.

"I ver much enjoyed your deadpan, sparse-parse-verse. Matzeltov' WILL SELF

My children's collection 'A funny Thing Happened' (with an introduction by Michael Rosen 2014.'...The funny thing about the world is that we sometimes don't notice it, Paul poems stop and make you notice it, that's his kind of magic'. 

'"Pacey Poetry packs punch...The whole show is shot through with the absolute confidence in the power of poetry to amuse, move and transform lives...proof that Paul Lyalls has arrived" The Ham & High,  is available from pickled Pepper Books N8 or Paul directly.

Are we nearly there yet children's collection - (published by Do me a favour and favour 2004; reprinted 2006 & 2009 ) - Out of print - NLA

The CD/book 'Chill' Rotation Records (2000) is no longer available.

The 48page collection 'Evolver' (2003) is out of print NLA

the 48page Collection 'Ivory Tower Blocks' (1997) is out of print NLA