Rhian Gallagher's second poetry volume Shift
(pictured is the UK edition published by Enitharmon Press)
Congratulations to Rhian Gallagher whose second collection of poetry Shift has won the 2012 NZ Post Book Award for Poetry.
The award winners were announced at a gala dinner earlier this month. The Otago Daily Times spoke to a "surprised and shocked" Rhian Gallagher about her win.
Rhian Gallagher received the Janet Frame Literary Trust Award for Poetry in 2008.