Sonja Yelich

Auckland poet.


Sonja Yelich was included in AUP New Poets 2 (2002). Her first solo collection, Clung (2004), won the New Zealand Society of Authors Jessie Mackay Award for the Best First Book of Poetry at the Montana New Zealand Book Awards in 2005 and her second collection, Get Some (2008), was a finalist in the 2009 Montana New Zealand Book Awards.