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And Still I Rise
And Still I Rise
Written by Maya Angelou
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ISBN: 9780307802064
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And Still I Rise

Written by Maya Angelou


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: August 17, 2011
Price: $11.99

These new poems are powerful, distinctive and as always, full of lifting rhythms of love and remembering.


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I Shall Not Be Moved
I Shall Not Be Moved
Written by Maya Angelou
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ISBN: 9780307802071
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I Shall Not Be Moved
Poems
Written by Maya Angelou


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: August 17, 2011
Price: $8.99

The best selling author presents a new collection of poems. This new volume of poetry captures the pain and triumph of being black and speaks out about history, heartbreak and love.


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Poetry After 9/11
An Anthology of New York Poets
Edited by Dennis Loy Johnson and Valerie Merians


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 16, 2011
Price: $14.95

The 10th anniversary edition of this important and inspiring collection is a sweeping overview of poetry written in New York in the year after the 9/11 attacks.

This 10th anniversary edition of the popular anthology contains poems by forty-five of the most important poets of the day, as well as some... Read more >
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Poetry After 9/11
Poetry After 9/11
Edited by Dennis Loy Johnson and Valerie Merians
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ISBN: 9781612190006
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Poetry After 9/11
An Anthology of New York Poets
Edited by Dennis Loy Johnson and Valerie Merians


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: August 16, 2011
Price: $14.95

The 10th anniversary edition of this important and inspiring collection is a sweeping overview of poetry written in New York in the year after the 9/11 attacks.

This 10th anniversary edition of the popular anthology contains poems by forty-five of the most important poets of the day, as well as some... Read more >
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Wheeling Motel
Wheeling Motel
Written by Franz Wright
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375711473
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Wheeling Motel

Written by Franz Wright


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: August 16, 2011
Price: $17.00

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Wheeling Motel
Wheeling Motel
Written by Franz Wright
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ISBN: 9780307701329
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Wheeling Motel

Written by Franz Wright


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: August 16, 2011
Price: $12.99

In his tenth collection of poetry, Franz Wright gives us an exquisite book of reconciliation with the past and acceptance of what may come in the future.

From his earliest years, he writes in “Will,” he had “the gift of impermanence / so I would be ready, / accompanied / by... Read more >
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Ballistics
Ballistics
Written by Billy Collins
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ISBN: 9781588367631
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Ballistics
Poems
Written by Billy Collins


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 10, 2011
Price: $13.99

In this moving and playful collection, Billy Collins touches on an array of subjects—love, death, solitude, youth, and aging—delving deeper than ever before into the intricate folds of life. Read more >
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I Ask the Impossible
I Ask the Impossible
Written by Ana Castillo
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ISBN: 9780307801968
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I Ask the Impossible
Poems
Written by Ana Castillo


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: August 10, 2011
Price: $11.99

An Anchor Books Original

Cherished for her passionate fiction and exuberant essays, the author hailed by Julia Alvarez as ?una storyteller de primera,? and by Barbara Kingsolver in The Los Angeles Times as ?impossible to resist,? returns to her first love?poetry?to reveal an unwavering commitment to social justice, and a fervent embrace... Read more >
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Nine Horses
Nine Horses
Written by Billy Collins
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ISBN: 9781588362780
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Nine Horses
Poems
Written by Billy Collins


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 10, 2011
Price: $13.99

Nine Horses, Billy Collins’s first book of new poems since Picnic, Lightning in 1998, is the latest curve in the phenomenal trajectory of this poet’s career. Already in his forties when he debuted with a full-length book, The Apple That Astonished Paris, Collins has become the first poet since Robert Frost... Read more >
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Sailing Alone Around the Room
Sailing Alone Around the Room
Written by Billy Collins
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ISBN: 9780307431745
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Sailing Alone Around the Room
New and Selected Poems
Written by Billy Collins


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: August 10, 2011
Price: $13.99

Sailing Alone Around the Room, by America’s Poet Laureate, Billy Collins, contains both new poems and a generous gathering from his earlier collections The Apple That Astonished Paris, Questions About Angels, The Art of Drowning, and Picnic, Lightning. These poems show Collins at his best, performing the kinds of distinctive poetic... Read more >
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The Trouble with Poetry
The Trouble with Poetry
Written by Billy Collins
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307432711
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The Trouble with Poetry
And Other Poems
Written by Billy Collins


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: August 10, 2011
Price: $11.99

Playfulness, spare elegance, and wit epitomize the poetry of Billy Collins. With his distinct voice and accessible language, America’s two-term Poet Laureate has opened the door to poetry for countless people for whom it might otherwise remain closed.

Like the present book’s title, Collins’s poems are filled with mischief, humor, and... Read more >
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The Changing Light at Sandover
The Changing Light at Sandover
Written by James Merrill, Edited by J.D. McClatchy and Stephen Yenser
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375711749
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The Changing Light at Sandover

Written by James Merrill
Edited by J.D. McClatchy and Stephen Yenser


Format: Trade Paperback, 640 pages
On Sale: August 2, 2011
Price: $30.00

A welcome return to paperback: James Merrill’s most famous and celebrated work. Read more >
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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The Cinnamon Peeler
The Cinnamon Peeler
Written by Michael Ondaatje
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ISBN: 9780307948960
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The Cinnamon Peeler

Written by Michael Ondaatje


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

Michael Ondaatje’s selected poems, The Cinnamon Peeler, brings together poems written between 1963 and 1990, including work from his most recent collection, Secular Love. These poems bear witness to the extraordinary gifts that have won high praise for this truly original poet and novelist. Read more >
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Handwriting
Handwriting
Written by Michael Ondaatje
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307948823
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Handwriting

Written by Michael Ondaatje


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

"Tumultuous, vibrant, tragic and over too soon." --Newsday

Handwriting is Michael Ondaatje's first new book of poetry since The Cinnamon Peeler. The exquisite poems collected here draw on history, mythology, landscape, and personal memories to weave a rich tapestry of images that reveal the longing for--and expose the anguish over--lost loves, homes... 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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Perfidious Proverbs and Other Poems
Perfidious Proverbs and Other Poems
Written by Philip Appleman, Foreword by Dan Barker
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ISBN: 9781616143855
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Perfidious Proverbs and Other Poems
A Satirical Look At The Bible
Written by Philip Appleman
Foreword by Dan Barker


Format: Trade Paperback, 130 pages
On Sale: July 26, 2011
Price: $14.00

This collection of satirical poems homes in on the inconsistencies and downright perversities of what passes in our culture as "Holy Writ." Turning to satire, with its long and distinguished record of exposing folly and bringing enlightenment through humor, the author leaves no doubt that primitive religion posing as eternal truth... Read more >
Zoland Poetry
Zoland Poetry
Edited by Roland Pease
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781581952421
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Zoland Poetry
An Annual of Poems, Translations and Interviews - No. 5
Edited by Roland Pease


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: July 26, 2011
Price: $17.99

Zoland Poetry is a new annual volume of contemporary writing from around the globe, bringing together original English-language poems, translations into English, and interviews with featured poets. What instantly sets Zoland Poetry apart from other literary compilations is that the translations appear as an integral part of the contemporary poetry scene... Read more >
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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The Earth Gods
The Earth Gods
Written by Kahlil Gibran
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ISBN: 9780307957740
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The Earth Gods

Written by Kahlil Gibran


Format: eBook, 44 pages
On Sale: June 14, 2011
Price: $9.99

"The Earth Gods, the last book to be published while Gibran was still in this world, came into the poet's hands two weeks before he was to lay aside all earthly volumes. . . . He had a peculiar feeling of tenderness for this book, unlike what he felt for any... Read more >
The Forerunner
The Forerunner
Written by Kahlil Gibran
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307957771
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The Forerunner
His Parables and Poems
Written by Kahlil Gibran


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: June 14, 2011
Price: $9.99

"You are your own forerunner, and the towers you have builded are but the foundation of your own giant-self. And that self too shall be a foundation."

"And I too am my own forerunner, for the long shadow stretching before me at sunrise shall gather under my feet at the noon hour... Read more >
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