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The Dance Most of All
The Dance Most of All
Written by Jack Gilbert
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307270764
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The Dance Most of All
Poems
Written by Jack Gilbert


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2009
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A remarkable late-in-life collection, elegiac and bracing, from master poet Jack Gilbert, whose Refusing Heaven captivated the poetry world and won the National Book Critics Circle Award as well as the Los Angeles Times Book Prize.

In these characteristically bold and nuanced poems, Gilbert looks back at the passions of a life—the... Read more >
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The Drunken Driver Has the Right of Way
The Drunken Driver Has the Right of Way
Written by Ethan Coen
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ISBN: 9780307462749
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The Drunken Driver Has the Right of Way
Poems
Written by Ethan Coen


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2009
Price: $11.99

From the fabulously creative filmmaker who wrote and produced movies such as Fargo, Barton Fink, and Blood Simple, this is a provocative, revealing, and often hilarious collection of poems that offers insight into an artist who has always pushed the boundaries of his craft.

In his screenplays and short stories, Ethan... Read more >
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The Drunken Driver Has the Right of Way
The Drunken Driver Has the Right of Way
Written by Ethan Coen
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ISBN: 9780307462695
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The Drunken Driver Has the Right of Way
Poems
Written by Ethan Coen


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2009
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Provocative, revealing, and often hilarious poems by the Oscar-winning screenwriter of No Country for Old Men

In his screenplays and short stories, Ethan Coen surprises and delights us with a rich brew of ideas, observations, and perceptions. In his first collection of poems he does much the same. The range of his... Read more >
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Burnt Island
Burnt Island
Written by D. Nurkse
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ISBN: 9780307516237
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Burnt Island

Written by D. Nurkse


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: April 2, 2009
Price: $12.99

D. Nurkse’s Burnt Island explores tragedy both grand and intimate, in city and country, in our own troubled moment and across the greater scope of geological time. Arranged in three “suites” of lucid, often heart-wrenching verse, the book begins with a city under siege, in a group of poems that becomes... Read more >
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Refusing Heaven
Refusing Heaven
Written by Jack Gilbert
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ISBN: 9780307543943
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Refusing Heaven

Written by Jack Gilbert


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: April 2, 2009
Price: $13.99

More than a decade after Jack Gilbert’s The Great Fires, this highly anticipated new collection shows the continued development of a poet who has remained fierce in his avoidance of the beaten path. In Refusing Heaven, Gilbert writes compellingly about the commingled passion, loneliness, and sometimes surprising happiness of a life... Read more >
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Evidence
Evidence
Written by Mary Oliver
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807068984
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Evidence
Poems
Written by Mary Oliver


Format: Hardcover, 88 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2009
Price: $24.00

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...

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Red Bird
Red Bird
Written by Mary Oliver
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ISBN: 9780807068939
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Red Bird
Poems
Written by Mary Oliver


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2009
Price: $16.00

Mary Oliver's twelfth book of poetry, Red Bird comprises sixty-one poems, the most ever in a single volume of her work. Overflowing with her keen observation of the natural world and her gratitude for its gifts, for the many people she has loved in her seventy years, as well as for... Read more >
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Endpoint and Other Poems
Endpoint and Other Poems
Written by John Updike
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307272867
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Endpoint and Other Poems

Written by John Updike


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: March 31, 2009
Price: $25.00

A stunning collection of poems that John Updike wrote during the last seven years of his life and put together only weeks before he died for this, his final book.

The opening sequence, “Endpoint,” is made up of a series of connected poems written on the occasions of his recent birthdays and... Read more >
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Endpoint and Other Poems
Endpoint and Other Poems
Written by John Updike
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ISBN: 9780307272898
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Endpoint and Other Poems

Written by John Updike


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: March 31, 2009
Price: $13.99

A stunning collection of poems that John Updike wrote during the last seven years of his life and put together only weeks before he died for this, his final book.

The opening sequence, “Endpoint,” is made up of a series of connected poems written on the occasions of his recent birthdays and... Read more >
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Earlier Poems
Earlier Poems
Written by Franz Wright
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307494979
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Earlier Poems

Written by Franz Wright


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2009
Price: $13.99

The haunting collection of poems that gathers the first four books of Pulitzer winner Franz Wright under one cover, where “fans old and new will find a feast amid famine” (Publishers Weekly), and discover how large this poet’s gift was from the start.


From the Trade Paperback edition. Read more >
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The Fall
The Fall
Written by D. Nurkse
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ISBN: 9780307523365
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The Fall

Written by D. Nurkse


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2009
Price: $11.99

In this elegant collection, D. Nurkse elegizes a lost father, a foreshortened childhood, and
a young marriage. From the drenched lawns of suburbia to the streets of Brooklyn, he delivers up the small but crucial epiphanies that propel an American coming-of-age and chronicles the development of a tender yet exacting consciousness... Read more >
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False Prophet
False Prophet
Written by Stan Rice
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ISBN: 9780307523389
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False Prophet

Written by Stan Rice


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2009
Price: $13.99

Stan Rice, who died in December 2002, was a poet of unique, uncompromising vision. Joy and brutality, faith and faithlessness, the beauty of truth and, at times, of untruth–these opposing forces come together one last time in his final book of poetry, a haunting collection of psalms.

Beginning with his “Psalm... Read more >
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My Father Was a Toltec
My Father Was a Toltec
Written by Ana Castillo
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ISBN: 9780307538727
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My Father Was a Toltec
and Selected Poems
Written by Ana Castillo


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2009
Price: $11.99

Mixing the lyrical with the colloquial, the tender with the tough, Ana Castillo has a deserved reputation as one of the country’s most powerful and entrancing novelists, but she began her literary career as a poet of uncompromising commitment and passion. My Father Was a Toltec is the sassy and street-wise... Read more >
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Sono
Sono
Written by Sarah Arvio
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ISBN: 9780307497963
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Sono
Cantos
Written by Sarah Arvio


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 12, 2009
Price: $12.99

Here is Sono, a new collection of bracingly original poems, from the prizewinning author of Visits from the Seventh. Composed during a long stay in Rome, these cantos look outward in order to look inward, transforming sights and stories into expressionistic explorations of the state of the heart. Playful, probing, philosophical... Read more >
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Walking to Martha's Vineyard
Walking to Martha's Vineyard
Written by Franz Wright
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ISBN: 9780307548894
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Walking to Martha's Vineyard

Written by Franz Wright


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2009
Price: $14.99

In this radiant new collection, Franz Wright shares his regard for life in all its forms and his belief in the promise of blessing and renewal. As he watches the “Resurrection of the little apple tree outside / my window,” he shakes off his fear of mortality, concluding “what death ... Read more >
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Black Lab
Black Lab
Written by David Young
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ISBN: 9780307494153
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Black Lab

Written by David Young


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2009
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David Young, the distinguished poet and translator, offers us a gorgeous cycle of poems attuned to the Midwestern seasons—to weather both emotional and actual. A writer of thrilling invention and humanity, Young beckons the reader into an effortless proximity with the fox at the field’s edge, with the chattering crow and... Read more >
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Collected Later Poems
Collected Later Poems
Written by Anthony Hecht
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ISBN: 9780307555205
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Collected Later Poems

Written by Anthony Hecht


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2009
Price: $13.99

Anthony Hecht, now in his eightieth year, has earned a place alongside such poets as W. H. Auden, Robert Frost, and Elizabeth Bishop. Here under one cover are his three most recent collections–The Transparent Man, Flight Among the Tombs, and The Darkness and the Light. The perfect companion to his Collected... Read more >
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Flight Among the Tombs
Flight Among the Tombs
Written by Anthony Hecht
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ISBN: 9780307556202
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Flight Among the Tombs
Poems
Written by Anthony Hecht


Format: eBook, 88 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2009
Price: $11.99

Divided into two parts, this new book contains a collaboration with the artist Leonard Baskin called "Presumptions of Death, " reproducing 22 masterly wood engravings and all of Hecht's other poems written since his last book, The Transparent Man.


From the Hardcover edition. Read more >
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Love
Love
Written by Danielle Steel
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ISBN: 9780307566621
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Love
Poems
Written by Danielle Steel


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2009
Price: $7.99

This is a special book about special people.  People who have loved me, and whom I have loved.  People who have brought me joy beyond measure, and sometimes incredible pain.  People I have hurt, sometimes more than I can bear to think about.  People who have hurt me, sometimes more than they know.  Yet each of... Read more >
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God's Silence
God's Silence
Written by Franz Wright
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ISBN: 9780307528896
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God's Silence

Written by Franz Wright


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2009
Price: $13.99

In this luminous new collection of poems, Franz Wright expands on the spiritual joy he found in his Pulitzer Prize-winning Walking to Martha’s Vineyard. Wright, whom we know as a poet of exquisite miniatures, opens God’s Silence with “East Boston, 1996,” a powerful long poem that looks back at the darker... Read more >
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A Working Girl Can't Win
A Working Girl Can't Win
Written by Deborah Garrison
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ISBN: 9780307493392
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A Working Girl Can't Win
and Other Poems
Written by Deborah Garrison


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2009
Price: $11.99

Deborah Garrison, whose work as an editor and writer has enlivened the pages of The New Yorker for more than a decade, evokes the characters and events of her everyday life with intense feeling and, more important, conjures up the universal dilemmas and pleasures of a young woman trying to come... Read more >
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The End of Desire
The End of Desire
Written by Jill Bialosky
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ISBN: 9780307555939
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The End of Desire

Written by Jill Bialosky


Format: eBook, 88 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2009
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Jill Bialosky's first collection of poems is an exceptional one--moving, very accomplished, marked by an unflinching realism and a sharply observant eye combined with great technical skill. Childhood and adolescence shattered by a father's death and the struggles of a mother to raise her daughters are among its concerns. The poems... Read more >
New And Selected Poems
New And Selected Poems
Written by Donald Justice
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ISBN: 9780307558541
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New And Selected Poems

Written by Donald Justice


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2009
Price: $12.99

"He is one of our finest poets, " Anthony Hecht has said of Donald Justice. Winner most recently of a 1996 Lannan Literary Award, Justice has been the recipient of almost every contemporary grant and prize for poetry, from the Lamont to the Bollingen and the Pulitzer. The present volume replaces... Read more >
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The Ordering of Love
The Ordering of Love
Written by Madeleine L'Engle
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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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Strike Sparks
Strike Sparks
Written by Sharon Olds
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ISBN: 9780307547606
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Strike Sparks
Selected Poems, 1980-2002
Written by Sharon Olds


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2009
Price: $14.99

A powerful collection from one of our most gifted and widely read poets–117 of her finest poems drawn from her seven published volumes.

Michael Ondaatje has called Sharon Olds’s poetry “pure fire in the hands” and cheered the “roughness and humor and brag and tenderness and completion in her work as she... Read more >
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