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July 27, 2015
  1. Smile
    by Raina Telgemeier
  2. Citizen: An American Lyric
    by Claudia Rankine
  3. I Could Pee on This: And Other Poems by Cats
    by Francesco Marciuliano
  4. Lit: A Memoir (P.S.)
    by Mary Karr
  5. Ask Me: 100 Essential Poems of William Stafford
    by WIlliam Stafford and Kim Stafford
  6. Mouthful of Forevers
    by Clementine von Radics
  7. I Knead My Mommy: And Other Poems by Kittens
    by Francesco Marciuliano
  8. Bluets
    by Maggie Nelson
  9. This Present Moment: New Poems
    by Gary Snyder
  10. Pocket Poets #04: Howl: And Other Poems
    by Allen Ginsberg
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New Arrivals
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  1. Mother, and Other Poems (Classic... New Trade Paper $16.95
  2. The Army of Days, and Other Verse... New Trade Paper $11.25
  3. The Glasse of Governement the... New Trade Paper $27.57
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  5. The Earthly Paradise: A Poem... New Trade Paper $24.95
  6. From Dawn to Dark in Italy: A Tale... New Trade Paper $26.10

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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)

A to Z
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24 Pages and Other Poems

Lisa Fishman

Lisa Fishman's sixth book of poetry is centered on bodies and where they are in relation to each other — whether a body is of plant; of person; or of words, and whether a body is personal or civic; singular or collective; alive or dead. The... (read more)

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The Triggering Town: Lectures and Essays on Poetry and Writing

Richard Hugo

Marjorie Perloff writes in her preface to Poetics in a New Key that when she learned David Jonathan Y. Bayot wanted to publish a collection of her interviews and essays, she was “at once honored and mystified.”  But to Perloffs surprise... (read more)

Haiku and Tanka
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Haiku: the Last Poems of an American Icon (12 Edition)

Richard Wright

Richard Wright, one of the early forceful and eloquent spokesmen for black Americans, author of the acclaimed Native Son and Black Boy, discovered the haiku in the last eighteen months of life. He attempted to capture, through his sensibility as an... (read more)

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The Collected Poetry of Paul Laurence Dunbar

Paul Laurenc Dunbar

This new most complete edition of the collected poems of Paul Laurence Dunbar, the virtual father of black American poetry, includes sixty poems not included in the previous--and now out of print--Complete Poems. Sixteen of these were found in manuscript... (read more)

Poetry Madness 2015
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Prelude to Bruise

Saeed Jones

Prelude to Bruise is a song from a tightrope, balancing ecstatic existence and the chaos that always threatens to engulf a life on the margins. Danger is everywhere in these poems but it never overwhelms them; the poet is always on the other side of them,... (read more)

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Metaphysical Dog

Frank Bidart

National Book Critics Circle Award Winner Winner of the PEN/Voelcker Award for Poetry A National Book Award Finalist A vital, searching new collection from one of finest American poets at work today In “Those Nights,” Frank Bidart writes... (read more)

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