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All the Flowers Kneeling (Penguin Poets) Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143136842
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Published: Penguin Books - February 15th, 2022

“Paul Tran’s debut collection of poems is indelible, this remarkable voice transforming itself as you read, eventually transforming you.” —Alexander Chee, author of How to Write an Autobiographical Novel

“A stunning debut.” —Natasha Trethewey, Pulitzer Prize-winning poet and author of Memorial Drive


All the Poems: Stevie Smith Cover Image
By Stevie Smith, Will May (Editor)
$29.95
ISBN: 9780811231664
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Published: New Directions - February 22nd, 2022

The essential edition of one of modern poetry’s most distinctive voices: all Stevie Smith’s flabbergasting poems, now in paperback


Another America/Otra America Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781541600386
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Published: Seal Press - February 22nd, 2022

From a bestselling and beloved author, an intensely personal collection of poetry “rich with political and human resonance” (Ursula K. LeGuin)

Before becoming the bestselling author we know today, Barbara Kingsolver, as a new college graduate in search of adventure, moved to the borderlands of Tucson, Arizona.


What Is Otherwise Infinite: Poems Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781951142971
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Published: Tin House Books - January 18th, 2022

As heard on NPR Morning Edition

A searching, startling new collection of poems from the author of The Möbius Strip Club of Grief and Someone Else’s Wedding Vows


Winter Recipes from the Collective: Poems Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780374604103
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - October 26th, 2021

WINNER OF THE NOBEL PRIZE IN LITERATURE

A haunting new book by a poet whose voice speaks of all our lifetimes


about:blank: Poems (Pitt Poetry Series) Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780822966685
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Published: University of Pittsburgh Press - October 19th, 2021

In about:blank, Tracy Fuad builds a poetics of contemporary dissociation. Funny, plaintive, and cutting, this formally inventive debut probes alienation in place and in language through the author’s consideration of her own relationship to Iraqi Kurdistan.


I Hope This Finds You Well: Poems Cover Image
$12.00
ISBN: 9780063137998
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Published: Harper Perennial - November 9th, 2021

An Instant New York Times Bestseller


Dearly: New Poems Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780063032507
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Published: Ecco - November 2nd, 2021

A new book of poetry from internationally acclaimed, award-winning and bestselling author Margaret Atwood


about:blank: Poems (Pitt Poetry Series) Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780822966685
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Published: University of Pittsburgh Press - October 19th, 2021

In about:blank, Tracy Fuad builds a poetics of contemporary dissociation. Funny, plaintive, and cutting, this formally inventive debut probes alienation in place and in language through the author’s consideration of her own relationship to Iraqi Kurdistan.


Other Worlds (Pitt Poetry Series) Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780822966692
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Published: University of Pittsburgh Press - November 2nd, 2021

Other Worlds is true to its title, from a look at our everyday joys and griefs as interpreted by the Mars of classic science fiction and the crazy domain of quantum physics; to studies of the many conflicting realities that America uneasily accommodates in a time of pandemic and protests; to elegiac poems informed by the realms of memory, ghosts, and imagined afterlives.


Such Color: New and Selected Poems Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781644450673
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Published: Graywolf Press - October 5th, 2021

“Tracy K. Smith’s poetry is an awakening itself.” —Vogue


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Whale Day: And Other Poems Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780399589775
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - October 5th, 2021

A wondrous collection from Billy Collins, former U.S. Poet Laureate and New York Times bestselling author of The Rain in Portugal
 
“The poems are marked by his characteristic humor and arise out of small, banal moments, unearthing the extraordinary or uncanny in the everyday.”—The Wall Street Journal