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Listening
Listening
Written by Margaret Avison
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551994215
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The Last Poems of Margaret Avison
Written by Margaret Avison


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 1, 2014
Price: $13.99

A Globe and Mail Best Book of the Year


Margaret Avison was widely acknowledged as one of Canada’s foremost poets. Taut, sublime, subtle, and crystalline, the poems in her brilliant new collection, published posthumously, showcase Avison at her best, and constitute the final chapter in an extraordinary artistic legacy that spanned more... Read more >
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Complicity
Complicity
Written by Adam Sol
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780771079276
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Complicity

Written by Adam Sol


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $18.95

A dazzling and exhilarating new collection of poetry from an award-winning Canadian poet. For fans of Ken Babstock, A.F. Moritz, and Karen Solie.
     Award-winning poet Adam Sol's fourth collection is a meditation on complicity. By turns intimate and lyrical, experimental and outlandish, the collection focuses us on how we cannot escape... Read more >
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Complicity
Complicity
Written by Adam Sol
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780771079283
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Complicity

Written by Adam Sol


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $14.99

A dazzling and exhilarating new collection of poetry from an award-winning Canadian poet. For fans of Ken Babstock, A.F. Moritz, and Karen Solie.
     Award-winning poet Adam Sol's fourth collection is a meditation on complicity. By turns intimate and lyrical, experimental and outlandish, the collection focuses us on how we cannot escape... Read more >
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Red Doc>
Red Doc>
Written by Anne Carson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307950673
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Red Doc>

Written by Anne Carson


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $15.95

**New York Magazine's Top 10 Books of 2013**
**GoodReads Reader’s Choice Award Winner**

Some years ago I wrote a book about a boy named Geryon who was red and had wings and fell in love with Herakles. Recently I began to wonder what happened to them in later life. Red Doc> continues their...

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Correspondences
Correspondences
Written by Anne Michaels, Illustrated by Bernice Eisenstein
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307962492
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Correspondences
A poem and portraits
Written by Anne Michaels
Illustrated by Bernice Eisenstein


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: December 3, 2013
Price: $35.00

A rare and beautifully produced "accordion" book by renowned novelist and poet Anne Michaels and acclaimed artist and writer Bernice Eisenstein that will cause a stir for both its form and its content.

Anne Michaels's resonant book-length poem--which unfolds on one side of the pages of this accordion book--ranges from the universal... Read more >
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Correspondences
Correspondences
Written by Anne Michaels, Illustrated by Bernice Eisenstein
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307962515
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Correspondences
A poem and portraits
Written by Anne Michaels
Illustrated by Bernice Eisenstein


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: December 3, 2013
Price: $17.99

A rare and beautifully produced "accordion" book by renowned novelist and poet Anne Michaels and acclaimed artist and writer Bernice Eisenstein that will cause a stir for both its form and its content.

Anne Michaels's resonant book-length poem--which unfolds on one side of the pages of this accordion book--ranges from the universal... Read more >
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Paradoxides
Paradoxides
Written by Don McKay
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780771055119
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Paradoxides

Written by Don McKay


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $13.99

Multi-award-winning poet Don McKay returns with a startling collection of new poems, his first since his Griffin Poetry Prize winning book, Strike/Slip
 
Don McKay is known, among other things, as Canada's foremost poet of the natural world. Readers have come to expect a playful extravagance in his poetry. Most recently, he has... Read more >
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Small Mechanics
Small Mechanics
Written by Lorna Crozier
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780771023309
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Small Mechanics

Written by Lorna Crozier


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $13.99

A radiant collection of new poems from one of Canada's most renowned and well-read poets.

The poems in Lorna Crozier's rich and wide-ranging new collection, a modern bestiary and a book of mourning, are both shadowed and illuminated by the passing of time, the small mechanics of the body as it ages... Read more >
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Supplying Salt and Light
Supplying Salt and Light
Written by Lorna Goodison
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780771035906
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Supplying Salt and Light

Written by Lorna Goodison


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $18.99

This stunning new book of poems from internationally renowned poet Lorna Goodison opens in Spain and Portugal, conjuring up a new history of the Caribbean and a new way of setting up its heritage.

     The title sets the tone for poems about backgrounds and outlines and shadows and sources of light...

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Supplying Salt and Light
Supplying Salt and Light
Written by Lorna Goodison
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780771035913
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Supplying Salt and Light

Written by Lorna Goodison


Format: eBook, 82 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $13.99

This stunning new book of poems from internationally renowned poet Lorna Goodison opens in Spain and Portugal, conjuring up a new history of the Caribbean and a new way of setting up its heritage.

     The title sets the tone for poems about backgrounds and outlines and shadows and sources of light...

Read more >
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The Autobiography of Red
The Autobiography of Red
Written by Anne Carson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345807014
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The Autobiography of Red

Written by Anne Carson


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: March 5, 2013
Price: $11.99

A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR
National book Critics Circle Award Finalist  

"Anne Carson is, for me, the most exciting poet writing in English today."--Michael Ondaatje

"This book is amazing--I haven't discovered any writing in years so marvelously disturbing." --Alice Munro

            
The award-winning poet Anne Carson reinvents a genre in... Read more >
Red Doc>
Red Doc>
Written by Anne Carson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307960580
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Red Doc>

Written by Anne Carson


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: March 5, 2013
Price: $24.95

Some years ago I wrote a book about a boy named Geryon who was red and had wings and fell in love with Herakles. Recently I began to wonder what happened to them in later life. Red Doc> continues their adventures in a very different style and with changed names.

To...

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Paradoxides
Paradoxides
Written by Don McKay
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780771055096
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Paradoxides

Written by Don McKay


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $18.99

Multi-award-winning poet Don McKay returns with a startling collection of new poems, his first since his Griffin Poetry Prize winning book, Strike/Slip
 
Don McKay is known, among other things, as Canada's foremost poet of the natural world. Readers have come to expect a playful extravagance in his poetry. Most recently, he has... Read more >
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Rain; road; an open boat
Rain; road; an open boat
Written by Roo Borson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780771012983
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Rain; road; an open boat

Written by Roo Borson


Format: Trade Paperback, 88 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
Price: $18.99

The first new collection of poetry from Roo Borson since her highly acclaimed collection Short Journey Upriver Toward Oishida, winner of three major prizes, including the Griffin Poetry Prize.
 
Roo Borson's new collection continues the exploration of form, tone, musicality, and content begun in her widely acclaimed previous collection. Here, co-existing peacefully... Read more >
The Cinnamon Peeler
The Cinnamon Peeler
Written by Michael Ondaatje
Format: eBook
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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Stranger Music
Stranger Music
Written by Leonard Cohen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307794680
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Stranger Music
Selected Poems and Songs
Written by Leonard Cohen


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: May 25, 2011
Price: $11.99

For the first time in paperback--the selected work of the legendary singer, poet, and performer. Stranger Music presents a magnificent cross-section of Cohen's work--including 11 previously unpublished poems--and demonstrates definitively that Cohen is a writer of dazzling intelligence and a force that transcends genres.


From the Trade Paperback edition. Read more >
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Folk
Folk
Written by Jacob McArthur Mooney
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ISBN: 9780771059391
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Folk

Written by Jacob McArthur Mooney


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: March 29, 2011
Price: $18.99

The two sections in Jacob McArthur Mooney’s virtuoso collection – one rural in orientation, one urban – open an intricate conversation. Taking as its inciting incident the 1998 crash of Swissair Flight 111 off the coast of Nova Scotia, before moving to the neighbourhoods around Toronto’s Pearson International Airport, Folk is... Read more >
Is
Is
Written by Anne Simpson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780771080517
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Is

Written by Anne Simpson


Format: Trade Paperback, 104 pages
On Sale: March 29, 2011
Price: $18.99

A stunning new book of poems from the Griffin Poetry Prize-winning author of Loop.
 
A cell is a world within a world within a world. In this remarkable new collection, Anne Simpson finds form and inspiration in the cell – as it divides and multiplies, expanding beyond its borders. As these poems...

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Small Mechanics
Small Mechanics
Written by Lorna Crozier
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780771023293
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Small Mechanics

Written by Lorna Crozier


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: March 29, 2011
Price: $18.99

A radiant collection of new poems from one of Canada's most renowned and well-read poets.

The poems in Lorna Crozier's rich and wide-ranging new collection, a modern bestiary and a book of mourning, are both shadowed and illuminated by the passing of time, the small mechanics of the body as it ages... Read more >
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The Reinvention of the Human Hand
The Reinvention of the Human Hand
Written by Paul Vermeersch
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551993546
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The Reinvention of the Human Hand

Written by Paul Vermeersch


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 30, 2010
Price: $11.99

Paul Vermeersch’s new poems give a present-day voice to primitive song, and restore to us a dawn-time severity that cuts through modern evasions. They go beyond sophistication to reveal the passionate and suffering animal within. The Reinvention of the Human Hand is a poetry of the human body’s experience, of a... Read more >
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Canadian Poetry 1920 to 1960
Canadian Poetry 1920 to 1960
Selected by Brian Trehearne
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780771086335
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Canadian Poetry 1920 to 1960

Selected by Brian Trehearne


Format: eBook, 460 pages
On Sale: March 30, 2010
Price: $18.99

The best in four decades of exceptional Canadian poetry, now in a limited hardcover edition.

The poets in this anthology, all of whom matured creatively between 1920 and 1960, considered it one of their primary obligations to modernize Canadian writing, to bring the country's poetry out of late Romantic stasis after the... Read more >
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Canadian Poetry 1920 to 1960
Canadian Poetry 1920 to 1960
Selected by Brian Trehearne
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ISBN: 9780771086342
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Canadian Poetry 1920 to 1960

Selected by Brian Trehearne


Format: Trade Paperback, 488 pages
On Sale: March 30, 2010
Price: $24.95

The best in four decades of exceptional Canadian poetry, now in a limited hardcover edition.

The poets in this anthology, all of whom matured creatively between 1920 and 1960, considered it one of their primary obligations to modernize Canadian writing, to bring the country's poetry out of late Romantic stasis after the... Read more >
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Canadian Poetry 1920 to 1960
Canadian Poetry 1920 to 1960
Selected by Brian Trehearne
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780771086311
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Canadian Poetry 1920 to 1960

Selected by Brian Trehearne


Format: Hardcover, 488 pages
On Sale: March 30, 2010
Price: $32.95

The best in four decades of exceptional Canadian poetry, now in a limited hardcover edition.

The poets in this anthology, all of whom matured creatively between 1920 and 1960, considered it one of their primary obligations to modernize Canadian writing, to bring the country's poetry out of late Romantic stasis after the... Read more >
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Deepwater Vee
Deepwater Vee
Written by Melanie Siebert
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780771080333
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Deepwater Vee

Written by Melanie Siebert


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: March 30, 2010
Price: $15.50

Melanie Siebert’s stunning debut collection travels remote northern rivers, as well as two of Canada’s most threatened rivers, the Athabasca and the North Saskatchewan. These rivers push the poems into a contemplation of loss and into the terrain of Alexander Mackenzie’s dreams, a busker’s broken-down street riffs, and the borderland wanderings... Read more >
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