Poetry Books

Goldenrod: Poems Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781982185060
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Published: Atria/One Signal Publishers - July 27th, 2021

“To read Maggie Smith is to embrace the achingly precious beauty of the present moment.” —Time

From the award-winning poet and bestselling author of Keep Moving and Good Bones, a stunning poetry collection that celebrates the beauty and messiness of life.

With her breakout bestseller Keep Moving, Maggie Smith captured the n


The Book of Poetry for Hard Times: An Anthology Cover Image
By Robert Pinsky (Editor)
$16.95
ISBN: 9780393867596
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - July 27th, 2021

Robert Pinsky, “our finest living example of [the American civic poet]” (New York Times), gathers poems that cope with the most extreme human emotions.


Other People's Comfort Keeps Me Up At Night Cover Image
By Morgan Parker, Danez Smith (Introduction by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781951142568
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Published: Tin House Books - July 13th, 2021

From the author of Magical Negro, Winner of the National Book Critic's Circle Award

Named a Best Book of Summer 2021 by Publishers Weekly

“Hilarious and hard-hitting . . . it ripples with energy, insight, and searing music.” —Tracy K. Smith, author of Wade in the Water 


Seen From All Sides: Lyric and Everyday Life Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781732081505
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Published: Green Writers Press - July 15th, 2021

Sydney Lea says he hopes these columns will continue to be of interest to poetry lovers and students, but above all to the common reader. Seeking at every turn to avoid jargon, he explores how the making of a poet's art resembles the making of any reader's life. For Lea, poetry and everyday life are deeply entangled.


Stereo(TYPE): Poems Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781524711948
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Published: Knopf - July 13th, 2021

A radical, urgent collection of poems about Blackness, the self, and the dismantling of corrupt powers in the fight for freedom.
 
A PEN America Literary Award Winner


Watering the Soul Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781524867515
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Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - August 17th, 2021

Poetry and prose to encourage us to grow. Watering the Soul is a timeless reminder that everyone needs time, love, and forgiveness.

From bestselling poet Courtney Peppernell comes a new book of poetry and prose, Watering the Soul.


Red Kite, Blue Sky: Poems Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781950584987
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Published: Green Writers Press - May 3rd, 2021

Red Kite, Blue Sky, the debut poetry collection from Madeleine May Kunin, celebrates life and the natural world, occasioned by the birth of grand-children, the memories of friendship and past birthdays/Bar Mitzvahs, a gift of plum-colored gloves from the poet’s daughter, the Sicilian sun which “melts my argument against myself," with sharp observations and humor.


GHETTOCLAUSTROPHOBIA: Dreamin of Mama While Trying to Speak Woman in Woke Tongues Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781939728401
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Published: Diode Editions - June 15th, 2021

What does it mean to move away from the shadow of one’s mother, parents, or family in order to come into being within this world? As collective memory within the Black diaspora has been ruptured, GHETTOCLAUSTROPHOBIA time travels by creating and recapturing memory from a fractured past to survive in the present and envision a future.


Water / Music (Johns Hopkins: Poetry and Fiction) Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781421440088
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Published: Johns Hopkins University Press - April 6th, 2021

Exploring the space between nature and culture, the poems of Water / Music anchor themselves in the timely and the timeless. Rich and diverse in their formal intricacy, they move with ease from narrative to meditation, from close physical observation to the haunts of memory, and from lyric sorrow to the pleasure of living in the world.


Buzz Words: Poems About Insects (Everyman's Library Pocket Poets Series) Cover Image
By Kimiko Hahn (Editor), Harold Schechter (Editor)
$15.95
ISBN: 9781101908266
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Published: Everyman's Library - April 6th, 2021

A unique anthology of poems--from around the world and through the ages--that celebrates the gloriously diverse insect world.


Kindest Regards: Poems, Selected and New Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9781556595349
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Published: Copper Canyon Press - June 15th, 2021

Four decades of poetry―and a generous selection of new work―make up this extraordinary collection by Pulitzer Prize winner Ted Kooser. Firmly rooted in the landscapes of the Midwest, Kooser's poetry succeeds in finding the emotional resonances within the ordinary.


Living Nations, Living Words: An Anthology of First Peoples Poetry Cover Image
By Joy Harjo (Editor), Carla D. Hayden (Foreword by), The Library of Congress (With)
$15.00
ISBN: 9780393867916
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 4th, 2021

A powerful, moving anthology that celebrates the breadth of Native poets writing today.