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Poetry of Yorifumi Yaguchi

by Yorifumi Yaguchi Good Books (June 01, 2006)

          Yorifumi Yaguchi is a nationally known poet in Japan. He was a child during World War II, watching while bombs split his countryside to pieces, while the neighbor girl fell prey to soldiers,...


Snake in the Parsonage

by Jean Janzen Good Books (October 01, 1995)

          Snake in the Parsonage includes the poems for which Jean Janzen received The Creative Writing Fellowship in Poetry from the National Endowment for the Arts. Selected by a panel of major poets....


Paper House

by Jean Janzen Good Books (October 01, 2008)

A cold wind, but not a bitter one, blows through the poems in this collection by celebrated poet, Jean Janzen. Here she writes about aging, intimate love, the bearing away of children, light, and as always,...


Three Mennonite Poets

by Jean Janzen Good Books (December 01, 1986)

          This well-received collection features three poets who differ widely in culture and style, yet are rooted in common values. Yorifumi Yaguchi is a well-known Japanese poet and professor. Jean...


Change As A Curved Equation

by Donald Everett Axinn Arcade (March 15, 2012)

Grounded in nature and the earth, but often soaring to high altitudes (Axinn is a veteran pilot) this new book of poems catches moods, seasons, weather; poses questions large and small about life, the earth,...


Voices of the Rainbow

by Kenneth Rosen Arcade (January 01, 2012)

Kenneth Rosen’s haunting volume of poetry proves that the powerful and moving voice of Native Americans must be heard. More than two hundred poems embrace anguish, pride, and hope, representing twenty-four...


Poems for Life

by Anna Quindlen Arcade (December 01, 2011)

What is your favorite poem? That is the question students from two fifth-grade classes at a New York grade school asked famous people to whom they had written. Their idea, the students explained, was to put...


Travel in My Borrowed Lives

by Donald Everett Axinn & Jay Parini Arcade (February 21, 2012)

For almost half a century, Donald Everett Axinn has been writing poetry in which, as Jay Parini notes in his introduction, "the stamp of individuality, the personal voice of the poet, lives on every page." A...


Rumi

by Rumi & Farrukh Dhondy Arcade (April 01, 2013)

Championed by the likes of Madonna, Donna Karan, and Deepak Chopra, Rumi has won such a following in this country that a few years ago he was proclaimed our bestselling poet. But translations that have popularized...


Broken Glory

by Ed Sanders & Rick Veitch Arcade (May 15, 2018)

Bobby Kennedy's last campaign—an homage to a leader who might have changed history and a reconstruction of the conspiracy to stop him, in a magisterial feat of epic investigative poetry.

June 5, 2018, is the...


She Must Be Mad: the bestselling poetry debut of 2018

by Charly Cox HQ (July 12, 2018)

‘Brave and beautiful.’ Stylist Magazine ‘Social media’s answer to Carol Ann Duffy’ Sunday Times STYLE ‘Divine.’ Cecelia Ahern

She Must be Mad explores coming-of-age: the pain and beauty of love,...


The Complete Works of William Shakespeare

by William Shakespeare & Michael A. Cramer Canterbury Classics (October 01, 2014)

No library is complete without the classics! This edition includes the complete works of the playwright and poet William Shakespeare, considered by many to be the English language’s greatest writer.

Romeo and...


The Dark Between Stars

by Atticus Atria Books (September 04, 2018)

From the internationally bestselling author of Love Her Wild comes The Dark Between Stars, a new illustrated collection of heartfelt, whimsical, and romantic poems from Instagram poetry sensation, Atticus.

Atticus,...


Best American Poetry 2018

by David Lehman & Dana Gioia Scribner (September 18, 2018)

The 2018 edition of the Best American Poetry—“a ‘best’ anthology that really lives up to its title” (Chicago Tribune)—collects the most significant poems of the year, chosen by Poet Laureate of California...


Taking the Arrow Out of the Heart

by Alice Walker Atria / 37 INK (October 02, 2018)

Alice Walker, author of the National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning The Color Purple—“an American novel of permanent importance” (San Francisco Chronicle)—crafts a bilingual collection that is...


Please Don't Go Before I Get Better

by Madisen Kuhn Gallery Books (May 01, 2018)

Discover this exquisite poetry and prose collection about the pains of growing up from the popular millennial Instagram poet, perfect for fans of Amanda Lovelace and Rupi Kaur.

Following her breakout debut Eighteen...


A Cruelty Special to Our Species

by Emily Jungmin Yoon Ecco (September 18, 2018)

A piercing debut collection of poems exploring gender, race, and violence from a sensational new talent

In her arresting collection, urgently relevant for our times, poet Emily Jungmin Yoon confronts the histories...


Autobiographies

by William Butler Yeats, William O'donnell & Douglas Archibald Scribner (June 15, 2010)

The Collected Works of W. B. Yeats, Volume III: Autobiographies is part of the fourteen-volume series overseen by eminent Yeats scholars Richard J. Finnerah and George Mills Harper. The series includes virtually...


The Collected Works of W.B. Yeats Volume I: The Poems

by William Butler Yeats & Richard J. Finneran Scribner (June 15, 2010)

The Collected Poems of W. B. Yeats includes all of the poems authorized by Yeats for inclusion in his standard canon. Breathtaking in range, it encompasses the entire arc of his career, from luminous reworkings...


The The Collected Works of W.B. Yeats Vol. III: Autobiographies

by William Butler Yeats, Douglas Archibald & William O'donnell Scribner (July 06, 2010)

Autobiographies consists of six autobiographical works that William Butler Yeats published together in the mid-1930s to form a single, extraordinary memoir of the first fifty-eight years of his life, from his...


A Vision: The Revised 1937 Edition

by William Butler Yeats, Catherine E. Paul & Margaret Mills Harper Scribner (May 19, 2015)

A new annotated edition of Yeats’s indispensable, lifelong work of philosophy—a meditation on the connections between the imagination, history, and the metaphysical—this volume reveals the poet’s greatest...


COLLECTED POEMS OF W.B. YEATS

by William Butler Yeats Scribner (June 30, 2008)

The Collected Poems of W. B. Yeats includes all of the poems authorized by Yeats for inclusion in his standard canon. Breathtaking in range, it encompasses the entire arc of his career, from luminous reworkings...


The Collected Works of W.B. Yeats Vol. V: Later Essays

by William Butler Yeats Scribner (September 30, 1994)

Compiling nineteen essays and introductions, a volume with explanatory notes includes Per Amica Silentia Lunae and On the Boiler as well as introductions on Shelley and Balzac and essays on Irish poetry and...


The Golden Fleece

by Padraic Colum Start Publishing LLC (November 26, 2012)

The Argonautica is the dramatic story of Jason's quest for the Golden Fleece and his relations with the dangerous princess Medea. The only surviving Greek epic to bridge the gap between Homer and late antiquity,...


If God Invented Baseball

by E. Ethelbert Miller City Point Press (February 13, 2018)

Here are poems that celebrate and interpret the game by one of America's finest poets. They are for everyone who has experienced the magic released when three holy things come together: bat, ball and glove.

...


The Lumberjack's Dove

by GennaRose Nethercott Ecco (October 02, 2018)

“Serious art does not need to be weighty or explicitly topical. It can be, as it is here, apparently as light as a feather: The Lumberjack’s Dove is, in its manner, a folktale; it is also a meditation on...


Light Filters In: Poems

by Caroline Kaufman & Yelena Bryksenkova HarperCollins (May 22, 2018)

In the vein of poetry collections like Milk and Honey and Adultolescence, this compilation of short, powerful poems from teen Instagram sensation @poeticpoison perfectly captures the human experience. 

In...


For Every One

by Jason Reynolds Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books (April 10, 2018)

Originally performed at the Kennedy Center for the unveiling of the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial, and later as a tribute to Walter Dean Myers, this stirring and inspirational poem is New York Times bestselling...


Tropic of Squalor

by Mary Karr Harper (May 08, 2018)

A new volume of poetry from the New York Times bestselling and esteemed author of The Liar’s Club and Lit.

Long before she earned accolades for her genre-defining memoirs, Mary Karr was winning poetry prizes....


Rumi’s Four Essential Practices

by Will Johnson Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (January 19, 2010)

Poems and commentary that open the door for a new generation to experience the ecstatic and embodied spiritual truths contained in Rumi’s poetry

• Reveals how the four practices of eating lightly, breathing...


The Forbidden Rumi

by Nevit O. Ergin & Will Johnson Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (February 14, 2006)

The first collection of poems translated into English from the forbidden volume of the Divan of Rumi

• Presents Rumi’s most heretical and free-form poems

• Includes introductions and commentary that provide...


Haféz

by Haleh Pourafzal & Roger Montgomery Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (March 03, 2004)

An exploration of the Persian poet’s spiritual philosophy, with original translations of his poetry

• Features extensive insight into the meanings and contexts of the poetry and philosophies of this spiritual...


Good Night, Good Night

by Dennis Lee & Qin Leng HarperCollins (February 06, 2018)

Good Night, Good Night collects some of Dennis Lee’s best-loved poems on the themes of bedtime and dreaming, brought to life by the warm and whimsical art of award-winning illustrator Qin Leng. This board...


Voices in the Air

by Naomi Shihab Nye Greenwillow Books (February 13, 2018)

Acclaimed and award-winning poet, teacher, and National Book Award finalist Naomi Shihab Nye’s uncommon and unforgettable voice offers readers peace, humor, inspiration, and solace. This volume of almost one...


Wild Beauty: New and Selected Poems

by Ntozake Shange Atria / 37 INK (November 14, 2017)

From the poet, novelist, and cultural icon behind the award-winning and celebrated Broadway play, for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf, comes an evocative and moving bilingual...


Adultolescence

by Gabbie Hanna Atria/Keywords Press (September 19, 2017)

Comedian Gabbie Hanna brings levity to the twists and turns of modern adulthood in this exhilarating debut collection of illustrated poetry.

In poems ranging from the singsong rhythms of children’s verses to...


Storm for the Living and the Dead

by Charles Bukowski Ecco (November 07, 2017)

A timeless selection of some of Charles Bukowski’s best unpublished and uncollected poems

Charles Bukowski was a prolific writer who produced countless short stories, novels, and poems that have reached beyond...


A Good Cry

by Nikki Giovanni William Morrow (October 24, 2017)

One of America’s most celebrated poets looks inward in this powerful collection, a rumination on her life and the people who have shaped her.

The poetry of Nikki Giovanni has spurred movements, turned hearts...


Come When I Sleep

by Great Authors Collection Editions Le Mono (January 21, 2017)

Victor Hugo was a great poet, dramatist and romance-writer. The precocious eloquence and ardor of his early works made him famous before his time. That Victor Hugo was one of the greatest poets and writers ever...


Civil Twilight

by Jeffrey Schultz Ecco (October 03, 2017)

From a two-time winner of the National Poetry Series competition, a bold new collection of poems lamenting the state of the world—and offering poetry that might save it

 

 

“Civil twilight” occurs just...


The Odyssey

by Homer & Stephen Mitchell Atria Books (October 01, 2013)

From Stephen Mitchell, the renowned translator whose Iliad was named one of The New Yorker’s Favorite Books of 2011, comes a vivid new translation of the Odyssey, complete with textual notes and an illuminating...


The Iliad

by Homer & Stephen Mitchell Atria Books (October 11, 2011)

TOLSTOY CALLED THE ILIAD A miracle; Goethe said that it always thrust him into a state of astonishment. Homer’s story is thrilling, and his Greek is perhaps the most beautiful poetry ever sung or written....


The Poetry of Impermanence, Mindfulness, and Joy

by John Brehm Wisdom Publications (June 06, 2017)

Over 125 poetic companions, from Basho to Billy Collins, Saigyo to Shakespeare.

The Poetry of Impermanence, Mindfulness, and Joy received the Spirituality & Practice Book Award for 50 Best Spiritual Books in...


Ordinary Beast

by Nicole Sealey Ecco (September 12, 2017)

ONE OF PUBLISHERS WEEKLY'S TOP 10 POETRY BOOKS OF FALL 2017

NPR'S MOST ANTICIPATED POETRY BOOKS OF 2017

A striking, full-length debut collection from Virgin Islands-born poet Nicole Sealey

The existential magnitude,...


Love Her Wild

by Atticus Atria Books (July 11, 2017)

The first collection of poetry by Instagram sensation Atticus

Love Her Wild is a collection of new and beloved poems from Atticus, who has captured the hearts and minds of well over 300k followers on his Instagram...


Best American Poetry 2017

by David Lehman & Natasha Trethewey Scribner (September 05, 2017)

Edited by Pulitzer Prize-winner and nineteenth US Poet Laureate Natasha Trethewey, The Best American Poetry 2017 brings together the most notable poems of the year in the series that offers “a vivid snapshot...


Scribbled in the Dark

by Charles Simic Ecco (June 13, 2017)

From the Pulitzer Prize-winning former poet laureate, a collection of elegiac, irreverent new poems—an American master at the height of his talent

 The latest volume of poetry from Charles Simic hums with...


Crossing The Water

by Sylvia Plath Harper Perennial (November 15, 2016)

Crossing the Water is a 1971 posthumous collection of poetry by Sylvia Plath that was prepared for publication by Ted Hughes. These poems were written at the same time as those that appear in Ariel. Crossing...


Winter Trees

by Sylvia Plath Harper Perennial (November 15, 2016)


The Collected Poems

Pulitzer Prize for Poetry 1982

by Sylvia Plath Harper Perennial (November 15, 2016)

Pulitzer Prize winner Sylvia Plath’s complete poetic works, edited and introduced by Ted Hughes.

By the time of her death on 11, February 1963, Sylvia Plath had written a large bulk of poetry. To my knowledge,...