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Visions of the Prophet
Visions of the Prophet
Written by Kahlil Gibran
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583946794
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Visions of the Prophet

Written by Kahlil Gibran


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $16.95

Ever since his best-selling book The Prophet was first published in 1923, Kahlil Gibran has been enchanting spiritually inclined readers with his dogma-free writings so rich with insight, wisdom, beauty, and truth. In this companion collection of little-known writings taken from his published works in Arabic, Gibran encourages us to bravely...

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Heaven Is Here, Beneath a Tree
A Little Book of Poems and Inspired Visions
Written by Patricia Cori


Format: eBook, 29 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $2.99

This little book of profound images and poems from best-selling author/photographer Patricia Cori reflects her inspiration and vision of life and our world. It is intended as a point of reference for the reader, to see over and over again, and to draw strength, joy, and empowerment from the messages that... Read more >
Love's Glory
Re-creations of Rumi
Written by Andrew Harvey and Jalal ud-Din Rumi


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: July 30, 2013
Price: $10.95

In Love’s Glory, mystical scholar Andrew Harvey presents 108 stunning short poems by the thirteenth-century Sufi mystic and poet Rumi. Working from translations in various languages and drawing on two decades of studying Rumi’s work, Harvey’s “re-creations” are arranged in a dance around crucial mystical themes: nondual bliss, ordeal, ecstatic recognition... Read more >
Come, Thief
Come, Thief
Written by Jane Hirshfield
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ISBN: 9780375712074
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Come, Thief
Poems
Written by Jane Hirshfield


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: February 5, 2013
Price: $16.00

A revelatory, indispensable collection of poems from Jane Hirshfield that centers on beauty, time, and the full embrace of an existence that time cannot help but steal from our arms.

Hirshfield is unsurpassed in her ability to sink into a moment’s essence and exchange something of herself with its finite music—and... Read more >
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September Morning
September Morning
Edited by Sara Lukinson, Foreword by Michael R. Bloomberg
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576876183
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September Morning
Ten Years of Poems and Readings from the 9/11 Ceremonies New York City
Edited by Sara Lukinson
Foreword by Michael R. Bloomberg


Format: Hardcover, 156 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $24.95

September Morning: Ten Years of Poems and Readings from the 9/11 Ceremonies New York City is a powerful and tenderhearted collection of some of the most beautiful and moving poems, readings, and family memories written about love and loss, remembrance and compassion, all culled from the memorial ceremonies held each year... Read more >
Horoscopes for the Dead
Horoscopes for the Dead
Written by Billy Collins
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812975628
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Horoscopes for the Dead
Poems
Written by Billy Collins


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $16.00

WINNER—BEST POETRY—GOODREADS CHOICE AWARDS
 
NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
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NATIONAL BESTSELLER

 
Billy Collins is widely acknowledged as a prominent player at the table of modern American poetry. And in this smart, lyrical, and mischievous collection of poetry, which covers the everlasting themes of...

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Ten Poems to Say Goodbye
Ten Poems to Say Goodbye
Written by Roger Housden
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307886019
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Ten Poems to Say Goodbye

Written by Roger Housden


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $11.99

In Ten Poems to Say Goodbye, the newest addition to the celebrated Ten Poems series, Roger Housden continues to highlight the magic of poetry, this time as it relates to personal loss. But while the selected poems in this volume may focus upon loss and grief, they also reflect solace, respite... Read more >
Four Elements
Four Elements
Written by John O'Donohue
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307717603
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Four Elements
Reflections on Nature
Written by John O'Donohue


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: October 11, 2011
Price: $24.00

From the beloved author of the bestselling To Bless the Space Between Us and Anam Cara comes a new work that shares his insights on nature and the ancient wisdom of this earth.

John O'Donohue won hundreds of thousands of admirers with his now classic work on Celtic spirituality Anam Cara. Unfortunately... Read more >
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Four Elements
Four Elements
Written by John O'Donohue
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307717627
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Four Elements
Reflections on Nature
Written by John O'Donohue


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: October 11, 2011
Price: $12.99

From the beloved author of the bestselling To Bless the Space Between Us and Anam Cara comes a new work that shares his insights on nature and the ancient wisdom of this earth.

John O'Donohue won hundreds of thousands of admirers with his now classic work on Celtic spirituality Anam Cara. Unfortunately... Read more >
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The Seasons of the Soul
The Poetic Guidance and Spiritual Wisdom of Herman Hesse
Written by Hermann Hesse
Translated by Ludwig Max Fischer, Ph.D.
Foreword by Andrew Harvey


Format: eBook, 136 pages
On Sale: October 11, 2011
Price: $16.99

Vowing at an early age “to be a poet or nothing at all,” Hermann Hesse rebelled against formal education, focusing on a rigorous program of independent study that included literature, philosophy, art, and history. One result of these efforts was a series of novels that became counterculture bibles that remain widely... Read more >
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The Seasons of the Soul
The Seasons of the Soul
Written by Hermann Hesse, Translated by Ludwig Max Fischer, Ph.D., Foreword by Andrew Harvey
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ISBN: 9781583943137
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The Seasons of the Soul
The Poetic Guidance and Spiritual Wisdom of Herman Hesse
Written by Hermann Hesse
Translated by Ludwig Max Fischer, Ph.D.
Foreword by Andrew Harvey


Format: Trade Paperback, 136 pages
On Sale: October 11, 2011
Price: $17.95

Vowing at an early age “to be a poet or nothing at all,” Hermann Hesse rebelled against formal education, focusing on a rigorous program of independent study that included literature, philosophy, art, and history. One result of these efforts was a series of novels that became counterculture bibles that remain widely... Read more >
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Horoscopes for the Dead
Horoscopes for the Dead
Written by Billy Collins
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679604501
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Horoscopes for the Dead
Poems
Written by Billy Collins


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 26, 2011
Price: $13.99

WINNER—BEST POETRY—GOODREADS CHOICE AWARDS
 
NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
NEWSWEEK/THE DAILY BEAST

NATIONAL BESTSELLER

 
Billy Collins is widely acknowledged as a prominent player at the table of modern American poetry. And in this smart, lyrical, and mischievous collection of poetry, which covers the everlasting themes of... Read more >
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Ten Poems to Change Your Life Again and Again
Ten Poems to Change Your Life Again and Again
Written by Roger Housden
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307874658
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Ten Poems to Change Your Life Again and Again

Written by Roger Housden


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2010
Price: $11.99

Every great poem invites us to step beyond what we know, what we think we can dream or dare. Great poetry is a catalyst for change: a change of mind, a change of heart, a change of life- and yes, over and over, again and again, with each new reading, and... Read more >
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Mothers and Daughters
Mothers and Daughters
Written by June Cotner
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307566034
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Mothers and Daughters
A Poetry Celebration
Written by June Cotner


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2010
Price: $2.99

Celebrate the life passages shared only between mothers and daughters in this uniquely moving collection.
 
Mothers and Daughters reveals the full breadth and depth of the mother-daughter bond as only poetry can. From pregnancy to toddlerhood, adolescence to leaving home, grandmotherhood and beyond, and every passage in between, this collection captures the... Read more >
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The Ordering of Love
The Ordering of Love
Written by Madeleine L'Engle
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307551450
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The Ordering of Love
The New and Collected Poems of Madeleine L'Engle
Written by Madeleine L'Engle


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2009
Price: $11.99

Praise for The Ordering of Love
By Madeleine L’Engle

“In a brilliant marriage of myth and manner, histories sacred and profane, prayers of petition and of praise, these poems both articulate and illumine the trouble in the gap in which we live–the gap between human affections and Divine Love. L’Engle is unfailing in... Read more >
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Ten Poems to Last a Lifetime
Ten Poems to Last a Lifetime
Written by Roger Housden
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ISBN: 9780307421760
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Ten Poems to Last a Lifetime

Written by Roger Housden


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

The fourth volume in the popular series that began with Ten Poems to Change Your Life, Ten Poems to Last a Lifetime focuses on what it means to be truly human. In it, Roger Housden offers us poems on life and death, happiness, seeing ourselves in relation to the world, and... Read more >
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Ten Poems to Change Your Life
Ten Poems to Change Your Life
Written by Roger Housden
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ISBN: 9780307421753
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Ten Poems to Change Your Life

Written by Roger Housden


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

This is a dangerous book. Great poetry calls into question not less than everything. It dares us to break free from the safe strategies of the cautious mind. It opens us to pain and joy and delight. It amazes, startles, pierces, and transforms us. It can lead to communion and grace.

Through... Read more >
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Ten Poems to Change Your Life Again and Again
Ten Poems to Change Your Life Again and Again
Written by Roger Housden
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307405197
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Ten Poems to Change Your Life Again and Again

Written by Roger Housden


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: November 27, 2007
Price: $16.95

Every great poem invites us to step beyond what we know, what we think we can dream or dare. Great poetry is a catalyst for change: a change of mind, a change of heart, a change of life- and yes, over and over, again and again, with each new reading, and... Read more >
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Poems to Live By in Troubling Times
Poems to Live By in Troubling Times
Written by Joan Murray
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ISBN: 9780807068946
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Poems to Live By in Troubling Times

Written by Joan Murray


Format: Trade Paperback, 168 pages
On Sale: April 12, 2006
Price: $12.00

In this allnew sequel to the Beacon bestseller Poems to Live By in Uncertain Times, editor Joan Murray has once again gathered an astonishing group of poems that speak to our personal and shared concerns in a troubled time.

Poems to Live By in Troubling Times features works carefully selected and deftly... Read more >
Living Things
Living Things
Written by Anne Porter, Foreword by David Shapiro
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781581952162
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Living Things
Collected Poems
Written by Anne Porter
Foreword by David Shapiro


Format: Trade Paperback, 200 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2006
Price: $18.00

Living Things contains all the poems in Porter’s National Book Award Finalist collection, An Altogether Different Language, plus forty-four new works. David Shapiro writes in his foreword, “Anne Porter’s diction is as modest as that of William Carlos Williams or of a poet she nurtured as a houseguest for many years... Read more >
Jejuri
Jejuri
Written by Arun Kolatkar, Introduction by Amit Chaudhuri
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590171639
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Jejuri

Written by Arun Kolatkar
Introduction by Amit Chaudhuri


Format: Trade Paperback, 88 pages
On Sale: November 7, 2005
Price: $14.00

A sequence of stunningly simple but haunting poems, Jejuri is one of the great books of modern India. Jejuri is a site of pilgramage in author Arun Kolatkar's native state of Maharashtra, and Jejuri the poem is the record of a visit to the town -- a place that is as... Read more >
The Ordering of Love
The Ordering of Love
Written by Madeleine L'Engle
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780877880868
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The Ordering of Love
The New and Collected Poems of Madeleine L'Engle
Written by Madeleine L'Engle


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: March 15, 2005
Price: $17.99

Praise for The Ordering of Love
By Madeleine L’Engle

“In a brilliant marriage of myth and manner, histories sacred and profane, prayers of petition and of praise, these poems both articulate and illumine the trouble in the gap in which we live–the gap between human affections and Divine Love. L’Engle is unfailing in... Read more >
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The Ordering of Love
The Ordering of Love
Written by Madeleine L'Engle
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ISBN: 9780307731838
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The Ordering of Love

Written by Madeleine L'Engle


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: March 15, 2005
Price: $20.99

Praise for The Ordering of Love
By Madeleine L’Engle

“In a brilliant marriage of myth and manner, histories sacred and profane, prayers of petition and of praise, these poems both articulate and illumine the trouble in the gap in which we live–the gap between human affections and Divine Love. L’Engle is unfailing in... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
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