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April 24, 2014
  1. This Way to the Sugar
    by Hieu Minh Nguyen
  2. 3 Sections: Poems
    by Vijay Seshadri
  3. Life on Mars
    by Tracy K. Smith
  4. Teaching My Mother How to Give Birth
    by Warsan Shire
  5. Head Off and Split: Poems
    by Nikky Finney
  6. Selected Poems of Langston Hughes
    by Langston Hughes
  7. Poems: Just Give Me a Cool Drink of Water 'Fore I Diiie/Oh Pray My Wings Are Gonna Fit Me Well/And Still I Rise/Shaker, Why D
    by Maya Angelou
  8. Strange Light
    by Derrick Brown
  9. The Smell of Good Mud
    by Lauren Zuniga
  10. Wind in a Box
    by Terrance Hayes
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African American
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Isaac Murphy: I Dedicate This Ride

Frank X. Walker

A new collection of poems from award-winning African American poet Frank X Walker. In this creative foray into persona poems, Walker immerses himself in the life of African-American jockey Isaac Burns Murphy (1861-1896). Murphy's legendary career riveted... (read more)


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  3. The Complete Collected Poems of Maya... Used Hardcover $7.61
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  5. The Collected Poetry of Nikki... Used Trade Paper $8.08
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The Persistence of Objects (American Poets Continuum)

Richard Garcia

In The Persistence of Objects Richard Garcia gives us a poetry rich in the improvisational surrealist tradition while still deeply rooted in the humanist tradition—this is sur-realism with heart. A master of radically inventive humor, Garcia also... (read more)


Asian American
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City of Rivers (McSweeney's Poetry)

Zubair Ahmed

We used to play soccer in the monsoon rains. Through my windows, I can see acres of fields, Lying in the ruins of the wind. The poems in City of Rivers—the first full-length collection from 23-year-old wunderkind Zubair Ahmed—are clear and cool... (read more)


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