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March 31, 2015
  1. Smile
    by Raina Telgemeier
  2. Citizen: An American Lyric
    by Claudia Rankine
  3. Lit: A Memoir (P.S.)
    by Mary Karr
  4. The Bell Jar (P.S.)
    by Sylvia Plath
  5. Blue Horses: Poems
    by Mary Oliver
  6. Bluets
    by Maggie Nelson
  7. I Could Pee on This: And Other Poems by Cats
    by Francesco Marciuliano
  8. Ten Windows: How Great Poems Transform the World
    by Jane Hirshfield
  9. The Guest Cat
    by Takashi Hiraide
  10. The Beauty: Poems
    by Jane Hirshfield
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Poetry Month Picks
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The Gorgeous Nothings: Emily Dickinson's Envelope Poems

Emily Dickinson and Jen Bervin and Marta Werner and Susan Howe

Bringing together 52 facsimiles of Emily Dickinson's poetry, jotted down on envelopes that functionally shape and contain her words, The Gorgeous Nothings illuminates the visual nature and linguistic concision of her work. This beautiful book will appeal... (read more)

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Locked Case
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Giacomo Leopardi

A groundbreaking translation of the epic work of one of the great minds of the nineteenth century Giacomo Leopardi was the greatest Italian poet of the nineteenth century and was recognized by readers from Nietzsche to Beckett as one of... (read more)

Criticism and Discussion
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Twenty Poems to Bless Your Marriage: And One to Save It

Roger Housden

In this collection of reflective prose and poetry, author Roger Housden offers 20 poems and essays that celebrate and illuminate the life of marriage. Poems can teach us in ways that surpass other forms of understanding, especially when the subject... (read more)

Native American
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Sun Tracks: An American Indian Literary #75: Leaving Tulsa

Jennifer Elise Foerster

In her first magical collection of poetry, Jennifer Elise Foerster weaves together a mythic and geographic exploration of a womanandrsquo;s coming of age in a dislocated time.and#160;Leaving Tulsa, a book of road elegies and laments, travels from... (read more)

Poetry Month Picks
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The Major Works

Percy Bysshe Shelley

Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822) was a Romantic poet of radical imaginings, living in an age of change. His tempestuous life and friendship with Byron, and his tragically early death, at times threatened to overwhelm his legacy as a poet, but today his... (read more)

Haiku and Tanka
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Essential Haiku: Versions of Basho, Buson, and Issa

Robert Hass

American readers have been fascinated, since their exposure to Japanese culture late in the nineteenth century, with the brief Japanese poem called the hokku or haiku. The seventeen-syllable form is rooted in a Japanese tradition of close observation of... (read more)

A to Z
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Witness Against the Beast

E P Thompson

E. P. Thompson's long-awaited book on William Blake was published shortly after the historian's death in August 1993. Acclaimed as one of his best and most deeply felt works, it appears now for the first time in paperback. Written with a vivid passion... (read more)

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