Random House: Bringing You the Best in Fiction, Nonfiction, and Children's Books
Authors
Books
eBooks
Newletters and Alerts
1000 or more books in

Subscribe to the Random House What's New Newsletter.

Your Email Address:

Subscribe to our RSS/XML feed with web-based news readers.
Click your choice:

RSS
RSS PDF
Atom Feed
Add to Google

Sort: Author   Bestselling  Format   Date   Price   Title  
Rumi
Rumi
Written by Jalal Al-Din Rumi, Edited by Peter Washington
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307263520
Our Price: $14.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Rumi

Written by Jalal Al-Din Rumi
Edited by Peter Washington


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: June 6, 2006
Price: $14.95

The poetry of the medieval Persian sage Rumi combines lyrical beauty with spiritual profundity, a sense of rapture, and acute awareness of human suffering in ways that speak directly to contemporary audiences.

Trained in Sufism—a mystic tradition within Islam—Rumi founded the Sufi order known to us as the Whirling Dervishes, who... Read more >
The Colossus
The Colossus
Written by Sylvia Plath
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375704468
Our Price: $14.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Colossus
and Other Poems
Written by Sylvia Plath


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: May 19, 1998
Price: $14.95

With this startling, exhilarating book of poems, which was first published in 1960, Sylvia Plath burst into literature with spectacular force. In such classics as "The Beekeeper's Daughter," "The Disquieting Muses," "I Want, I Want," and "Full Fathom Five," she writes about sows and skeletons, fathers and suicides, about the noisy... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
For the Confederate Dead
For the Confederate Dead
Written by Kevin Young
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375711411
Our Price: $16.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

For the Confederate Dead

Written by Kevin Young


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2008
Price: $16.95

The award-winning “lively and excellent collection” (Los Angeles Times) about the South and its legacy, about African-American griefs and passages, from the author of Jelly Roll and Black Maria, a poet who has “set himself apart from his peers with his supple, variable, blues-inflected lines” (Publishers Weekly). Read more >
Evidence
Evidence
Written by Mary Oliver
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807069059
Our Price: $15.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Evidence
Poems
Written by Mary Oliver


Format: Trade Paperback, 88 pages
On Sale: September 14, 2010
Price: $15.00

Never afraid to shed the pretense of academic poetry, never shy of letting the power of an image lie in unadorned language, Mary Oliver offers us poems of arresting beauty that reflect on the power of love and the great gifts of the natural world. Inspired by the familiar lines from...

Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Poems Bewitched and Haunted
Poems Bewitched and Haunted
Edited by John Hollander
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400043880
Our Price: $13.50
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Poems Bewitched and Haunted

Edited by John Hollander


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2005
Price: $13.50

A delightfully ghoulish array of specters and sorceresses, witches and ghosts, hags and apparitions haunt these pages–a literary parade of phantoms and shades to add to the revelry of All Hallow’s Eve.

From Homer to Horace, Pope to Poe, Randall Jarrell to James Merrill, Poems Bewitched and Haunted draws on three thousand... Read more >
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
Translated by W.S. Merwin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375709920
Our Price: $15.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Translated by W.S. Merwin


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: March 30, 2004
Price: $15.00

A splendid new translation of the classic Arthurian tale of enchantment, adventure, and romance, presented alongside the original Middle English text.

It is the height of Christmas and New Year’s revelry when an enormous knight with brilliant green clothes and skin descends upon King Arthur’s court. He presents a sinister challenge: he... Read more >
Beowulf
Beowulf
Written by Howell D. Chickering
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400096220
Our Price: $15.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Beowulf
A Dual-Language Edition
Written by Howell D. Chickering


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: February 14, 2006
Price: $15.95

The first major poem in English literature, Beowulf tells the story of the life and death of the legendary hero Beowulf in his three great battles with supernatural monsters. The ideal Anglo-Saxon warrior-aristocrat, Beowulf is an example of the heroic spirit at its finest.

Leading Beowulf scholar Howell D. Chickering, Jr.’s, fresh... Read more >
Still Life with Oysters and Lemon
Still Life with Oysters and Lemon
Written by Mark Doty
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807066096
Our Price: $15.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Still Life with Oysters and Lemon
On Objects and Intimacy
Written by Mark Doty


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: January 19, 2002
Price: $15.00

Mark Doty's prose has been hailed as "tempered and tough, sorrowing and serene" (The New York Times Book Review) and "achingly beautiful" (The Boston Globe). In Still Life with Oysters and Lemon he offers a stunning exploration of our attachment to ordinary things-how we invest objects with human store, and why... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Black Poets
The Black Poets
Written by Dudley Randall
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780553275636
Our Price: $7.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Black Poets

Written by Dudley Randall


Format: Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: April 1, 1985
Price: $7.99

"The claim of The Black Poets  to being... an anthology is that it  presents the full range of Black-American poetry,  from the slave songs to the present day. It is  important that folk poetry be included because it is  the root and inspiration of later, literary  poetry. Not only does this book present the full range  of Black... Read more >
Mother
Mother
Written by Maya Angelou
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400066018
Our Price: $9.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Mother
A Cradle to Hold Me
Written by Maya Angelou


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: April 11, 2006
Price: $9.95

Poet, writer, performer, teacher, and director Maya Angelou was raised in Stamps, Arkansas, and then moved to San Francisco. In addition to her bestselling autobiographies, beginning with I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, she has also written a cookbook, Hallelujah! The Welcome Table; five poetry collections, including I Shall Not... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
View pages: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10
Page 6 of 100