LITERATURE

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  1. You Get So Alone At Times That It Just Makes Sense

    You Get So Alone At Times That It Just Makes Sense

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    Bukowski uses poetry to lash out at those who have it coming. Learn More
  2. You Are A Little Bit Happier Than I Am

    You Are A Little Bit Happier Than I Am

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    A collection of Tao's poetry. Learn More
  3. Year Of No Mistakes

    Year of No Mistakes

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    Intimate, observant, and unflinchingly honest, The Year of No Mistakes is Cristin O'Keefe Aptowicz's tribute to the broken heart. Learn More
  4. Yarmulkes And Fitted Caps

    Yarmulkes And Fitted Caps: Poems

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    Aaron Samuels, raised in Providence, Rhode Island by a Jewish mother and a Black father, is a Cave Canem Fellow and a nationally acclaimed performer. Learn More
  5. What Learning Leaves

    What Learning Leaves: New Edition

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    Called "a ranting comic showman and a literary provocateur" by The New York Times, Taylor Mali writes eloquently and entertainingly about his experiences in and out of the middle school classroom. Learn More
  6. We Will Be Shelter

    We Will Be Shelter: Poems for Survival

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    We Will be Shelter, edited by poet and activist Andrea Gibson, is an anthology of contemporary poems that addresses issues of social justice. Learn More
  7. War All The Time: Poems

    War All The Time: Poems 1981-1984

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    A collection of Bukowski's poetry. Learn More
  8. The Want Fire

    Want Fire

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    In these poems, Wallace uses images in nature to voice the ethereal experience of being human. Thus The Want Fire paints moments--glimpses inside the spirit world--that reside in the physical world around us. Learn More
  9. USA-1000

    USA-1000

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    Sass Brown’s darkly funny debut collection of poems explores both the isolation and the absurdity of twenty-something apartment living. Learn More
  10. The Truth Is We Are Perfect

    Truth Is We Are Perfect

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    The Truth Is We Are Perfect contains fifty-four lyrics exploring the loss of oneself through the loss of an other, and how we seek to recreate ourselves in that absence. Learn More
  11. Tongue Screw

    Tongue Screw

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    At times tender, at times scathing, Tongue Screw explores themes of female sexuality and agency, of personal connection, of love, and of desire sometimes gone wrong and violent. Learn More
  12. Time Bomb Snooze Alarm

    Time Bomb Snooze Alarm

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    Time Bomb Snooze Alarm is a menagerie of strange people and stranger moments that linger in the dark hallway of Sinister's life. Learn More
  13. Tijuana Book of the Dead

    Tijuana Book of the Dead

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    From the author of Pulitzer-nominated The Devil’s Highway and national bestseller The Hummingbird’s Daughter comes an exquisitely composed collection of poetry on life at the border. Learn More
  14. This Way to the Sugar

    This Way to the Sugar

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    Hieu Nguyen's bruising collection of poems, This Way to the Sugar, puts a blade and a microscope to nostalgia, tradition, race, apology, and sexuality, in order to find beauty in a flawed world. Learn More
  15. This Planet Is Doomed

    This Planet Is Doomed: The Science Fiction Poetry of Sun Ra

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    This Planet Is Doomed serves up a traumatic torrent of future shock from Afrofuturist Sun Ra-deeply personal and critical commentary and unsettling advice to the people of Earth, who fail to acknowledge this planet's role in the universe. Learn More
  16. Think Of The Danger

    Think of the Danger

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    "To “think of the danger” does little to dissuade its arrival - especially when, as in Thea Brown’s probing debut, thinking may be the danger itself." -Dan Beachy-Quick Learn More
  17. The Roominghouse Madrigals: Early Selected Poems 1946 - 1966 cover

    The Roominghouse Madrigals: Early Selected Poems 1946 - 1966

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    A collection of Bukowski's early poetry. Learn More
  18. The People Look Like Flowers At Last

    The People Look Like Flowers At Last

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    The fifth and final collection of poems from one of America's best-known contemporary writers of poetry and prose. Learn More
  19. The Last Night Of The Earth Poems

    The Last Night Of The Earth Poems

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    Another fine collection of Bukowski's poetry. Learn More
  20. The Journeymen

    The Journeymen

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    The poems in The Journeymen wander from the high desert of Arizona to the bars of Ireland; from the library at Columbia University to the classrooms of a juvenile detention center; from the streets of Los Angeles to a hike up Mars Hill to a lonely Greyhound highway all in search of the little narratives that create the meaning in our increasingly fragmented lives. Learn More
  21. The Girl Who Loved Mothra

    The Girl Who Loved Mothra

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    "In a masterful use of diction and image, blending ancient tradition with modern angst, Shiori's poems take us to unexpected places. If you are a poetry reader, take pleasure." -Leah Maines Learn More
  22. The Forest of Sure Things

    The Forest of Sure Things

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    The Forest of Sure Things is a layered sequence of poems set in a remote, historical village at the tip of a peninsula on the Northwest coast, near where Lewis and Clark encountered the Pacific. Learn More
  23. The Emily Dickinson Reader

    The Emily Dickinson Reader: An English-to-English Translation of Emily Dickinson's Complete Poems

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    Perfect for the poetry fan who is short on time, The Emily Dickinson Reader offers Paul Legault’s ingenious and madcap one-line renderings of each of Dickinson’s 1,789 poems. Learn More
  24. Suicide by Jaguar

    Suicide by Jaguar / Suicidio por jaguar

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    "A remarkable first book" - Campbell McGrath Learn More
  25. Stranger: Poems

    Stranger: Poems

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    Stranger is a book of both great change and deep roots, of the most rich elements of the earth and the instability of a darkening sky. Learn More

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