Pippa wins book prize

Poet Pippa Little from Blagdon Terrace at Cramlington with her newly published book of poetry 'Overwintering' which has won her an award.
Poet Pippa Little from Blagdon Terrace at Cramlington with her newly published book of poetry 'Overwintering' which has won her an award.

A CRAMLINGTON poet is celebrating after her fourth book landed her a major literacy prize.

Pippa Little, 54, received the Hawthornden Fellowship for her latest book Overwintering, which explores what survives and grows from the dark energies of winter.

Pippa will be giving a reading at the Newcastle Centre for the Literary Arts on Monday, December 3.

Overwintering is available in all good book shops.