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Seeing Stars
Seeing Stars
Written by Simon Armitage
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307594839
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Seeing Stars
Poems
Written by Simon Armitage


Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
On Sale: August 2, 2011
Price: $25.00

A thrilling new collection from the hugely acclaimed British poet Simon Armitage. With its vivid array of dramatic monologues, allegories, and tall tales, this absurdist, unreal exploration of modern society brings us a chorus of unique and unforgettable voices.

All are welcome at this twilit, visionary carnival: the man whose wife... Read more >
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Seeing Stars
Seeing Stars
Written by Simon Armitage
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307599438
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Seeing Stars

Written by Simon Armitage


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: August 2, 2011
Price: $13.99

A thrilling new collection from the hugely acclaimed British poet Simon Armitage. With its vivid array of dramatic monologues, allegories, and tall tales, this absurdist, unreal exploration of modern society brings us a chorus of unique and unforgettable voices.

All are welcome at this twilit, visionary carnival: the man whose wife... Read more >
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Kabir
Ecstatic Poems
Written by Robert Bly


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 1, 2011
Price: $12.00

Originally published in 1976, with more than 75,000 copies in print, this collection of poems by fifteenth-century ecstatic poet Kabir is full of fun and full of thought. Columbia University professor of religion John Stratton Hawley has contributed an introduction that makes clear Kabir's immense importance to the contemporary reader and... Read more >
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I Praise My Destroyer
I Praise My Destroyer
Written by Diane Ackerman
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ISBN: 9780307763372
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I Praise My Destroyer
Poems
Written by Diane Ackerman


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: July 27, 2011
Price: $9.99

Diane Ackerman's poems reveal her intense response to the several worlds of nature, science, and society. Her lyricism fuses wit and sobriety, meditation and activism, and she confronts us with figures both real and fantastic.

As always, her strong connection with the natural world, the realms of language and literature, myth and... Read more >
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Jaguar of Sweet Laughter
Jaguar of Sweet Laughter
Written by Diane Ackerman
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ISBN: 9780307763389
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Jaguar of Sweet Laughter
New and Selected Poems
Written by Diane Ackerman


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: July 27, 2011
Price: $11.99

In A Natural History of the Senses Diane Ackerman revealed herself as a naturalist who writes with the sensuous immediately of a great poet. Now Jaguar of Sweet Laughter presents the work of a poet with the precise and wondering eye of a gifted naturalist.

Ackermans's Olympian vision records and transforms landscapes... Read more >
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Broetry
Broetry
Written by Brian McGackin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781594745171
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Broetry

Written by Brian McGackin


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: July 5, 2011
Price: $12.95

As contemporary poets sing the glories of birds, birch trees, and menstruation, regular guys are left scratching their heads. Who can speak for Everyman? Who will articulate his love for Xbox 360, for Mama Celeste’s frozen pizza, for the cinematic oeuvre of Bruce Willis? 

Enter Broetry—a stunning debut from a dazzling... Read more >
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Broetry

Written by Brian McGackin


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 5, 2011
Price: $12.95

As contemporary poets sing the glories of birds, birch trees, and menstruation, regular guys are left scratching their heads. Who can speak for Everyman? Who will articulate his love for Xbox 360, for Mama Celeste’s frozen pizza, for the cinematic oeuvre of Bruce Willis? 

Enter Broetry—a stunning debut from a dazzling... Read more >
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Field of Light and Shadow
Field of Light and Shadow
Written by David Young
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307599612
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Field of Light and Shadow
Selected and New Poems
Written by David Young


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: May 31, 2011
Price: $9.99

A career-spanning volume from one of our most valuable living American poets, offering poems that display an exquisite ear tuned to the natural world, to love and friendship, and to the continually renewable possibilities of language. David Young’s settings are at once local and universal—an adolescence in Omaha, late summer on... Read more >
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Mercury Dressing
Mercury Dressing
Written by J.D. McClatchy
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375711787
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Mercury Dressing
Poems
Written by J.D. McClatchy


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: May 17, 2011
Price: $18.00

This beautiful collection from J. D. McClatchy holds up a mirror to the soul, considering heroic and human figures in poems that “balance mandarin wit with enormous learning, a fully twenty-first-century sensibility and a deft use of the demotic” (Bookpage). Read more >
Horoscopes for the Dead
Horoscopes for the Dead
Written by Billy Collins
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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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The Everyman Chesterton
The Everyman Chesterton
Written by G.K. Chesterton, Edited by Ian Ker, Introduction by Ian Ker
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307594976
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The Everyman Chesterton

Written by G.K. Chesterton
Edited by Ian Ker
Introduction by Ian Ker


Format: Hardcover, 952 pages
On Sale: April 5, 2011
Price: $30.00

The first one-volume reader of the best of G. K. Chesterton’s writing in the full range of genres he mastered.

Chesterton was a towering literary figure of the early twentieth century, accomplished and prolific in many literary forms. A forceful proponent of Christianity and a critic of both conservatism and liberalism, he... Read more >
Wild Horses, Wild Dreams
Wild Horses, Wild Dreams
Written by Lindy Hough
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781556439629
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Wild Horses, Wild Dreams
New and Selected Poems 1971-2010
Written by Lindy Hough


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: April 5, 2011
Price: $22.95

Wild Horses, Wild Dreams follows a trajectory from the early seventies to the present, giving a generous overview of Lindy Hough’s intellectual world and emotionally evocative language. The book samples poems from previously published books along with new poems. Selections from Changing Woman, Psyche, The Sun in Cancer, and Outlands &... Read more >
Selected Poems
Selected Poems
Written by Anthony Hecht, Edited by J.D. McClatchy
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375711985
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Selected Poems

Written by Anthony Hecht
Edited by J.D. McClatchy


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $21.00

Alongside Wallace Stevens, James Merrill, and other pillars of twentieth-century poetry, Anthony Hecht joins the Borzoi Poetry series.

Hecht, whose writing rings with the cadences of the King James Bible, and who, as an infantryman at the end of World War II, participated in the liberation of the concentration camps, lived and... Read more >
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Selected Poems
Selected Poems
Written by Anthony Hecht, Edited by J.D. McClatchy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307598974
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Selected Poems

Written by Anthony Hecht
Edited by J.D. McClatchy


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $15.99

Alongside Wallace Stevens, James Merrill, and other pillars of twentieth-century poetry, Anthony Hecht joins the Borzoi Poetry series.

Hecht, whose writing rings with the cadences of the King James Bible, and who, as an infantryman at the end of World War II, participated in the liberation of the concentration camps, lived and... Read more >
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Collected Novels and Plays
Collected Novels and Plays
Written by James Merrill
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307555212
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Collected Novels and Plays

Written by James Merrill


Format: eBook, 688 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2011
Price: $21.99

Following the widely celebrated Collected Poems, this second volume in the series of James Merrill’s works brings us Merrill as novelist and playwright. Just as in his poems we come upon prose pieces, dramatic dialogue, and even a short play in verse, in his novels and plays we find the rhythms... Read more >
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The Hunger Moon
The Hunger Moon
Written by Marge Piercy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307599810
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The Hunger Moon
New and Selected Poems, 1980-2010
Written by Marge Piercy


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: March 8, 2011
Price: $13.99

This new gathering of Marge Piercy’s poems—energetic, funny, political, full of vitality—brings us the heart of her mature work, the first selected since Circles on the Water in 1982.

Here are poems that chart the milestone events and fierce passions of her middle years: the death of her mother, whom we... Read more >
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Selected Poems
Selected Poems
Written by Amy Clampitt, Edited by Mary Jo Salter
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307789242
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Selected Poems

Written by Amy Clampitt
Edited by Mary Jo Salter


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: February 22, 2011
Price: $14.99

When Amy Clampitt’s first collection, The Kingfisher, was published, it was hailed as that rare first book that “signals a major poet in full bloom” (Los Angeles Times). Its author was sixty-three years old. Over the next eleven years, Clampitt produced four additional, major collections. Now, the most essential poems from... Read more >
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News of the World
News of the World
Written by Philip Levine
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375711909
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News of the World

Written by Philip Levine


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: February 15, 2011
Price: $16.00

In this “characteristically wise” (The New York Times Book Review) collection from one of our most celebrated poets, Philip Levine brings us finely made, powerfully telling imagery from the worlds of hand, heart, and mind. Read more >
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News of the World
News of the World
Written by Philip Levine
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ISBN: 9780307599605
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News of the World

Written by Philip Levine


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: February 15, 2011
Price: $13.99

A superb new collection from “a great American poet . . . still at work on his almost-song of himself” (The New York Times Book Review).

In both lively prose poems and more formal verse, Philip Levine brings us news from everywhere: from Detroit, where exhausted workers try to find a decent... Read more >
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Selected Poems
Selected Poems
Written by Wallace Stevens, Edited by John N. Serio
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ISBN: 9780375711732
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Selected Poems

Written by Wallace Stevens
Edited by John N. Serio


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: February 8, 2011
Price: $18.95

The first new selection of this acclaimed poet’s work in nearly twenty years—now in paperback—is a rich reminder to poetry readers of his lasting contribution and his unending ability to puzzle, fascinate, and delight us. Read more >
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Irish Poems
Irish Poems
Edited by Matthew McGuire
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307594983
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Irish Poems

Edited by Matthew McGuire


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2011
Price: $14.95

Irish Poems is a treasury of poetry from the Emerald Isle, stretching back fourteen centuries.

From the romantic ballad to the rebel song, from devotional Christian verse to revivals of ancient Celtic myth, poetry has long been Ireland’s most eloquent response to its turbulent and colorful history. Irish Poems gives us...

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Morning Haiku
Morning Haiku
Written by Sonia Sanchez
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ISBN: 9780807001318
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Morning Haiku

Written by Sonia Sanchez


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: January 25, 2011
Price: $14.00

From a leading writer of the Black Arts Movement, poems of commemoration and loss for readers of all ages
 
A collection of haiku that celebrates the gifts of life and mourns the deaths of revered African American figures in the worlds of music, literature, art, and activism.  Read more >
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Ani DiFranco
Verses
Written by Ani DiFranco


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $24.95

With eight Grammy nominations and sales of over 4.5 million, Ani DiFranco is one of America’s most fiercely independent and beloved musicians, as well as an outspoken voice of conscience. For the first time, she releases a book of poetry and paintings, capturing her essential artistry that has helped define and... Read more >
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A History of Color
New and Selected Poems
Written by Stanley Moss


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $17.95

Few poets today, even very good ones, write lines, as Stanley Moss does, that are so exquisitely crafted you cannot help but remember them. "What is heaven but the history of color," begins the new long poem after which this book is named. "We know at ninety sometimes it aches to... Read more >
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Poems Seven
New and Complete Poetry
Written by Alan Dugan
Foreword by Carl Phillips


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $18.95

Poems Seven: New and Complete Poetry, the winner of the National Book Award, presents the life work of a giant of American letters, tracks a forty-year career of honest, tough artistry, and shows a man at nearly 80 years of age and still at the height of his poetic power. Dugan’s... Read more >
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