New Poetry

Magdalene: Poems Cover Image
ISBN: 9780393285307
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - March 28th, 2017

Magdalene imagines the biblical figure of Mary Magdalene as a woman who embodies the spiritual and sensual, alive in a contemporary landscape--hailing a cab, raising a child, listening to news on the radio.

Whiskey Words & a Shovel III Cover Image
ISBN: 9781449484590
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - April 4th, 2017

Bestselling poet r.h. Sin completes the trilogy with Whiskey Words & a Shovel III His raw voice delivers gritty, impassioned truths on matters of loving, living, and leaving in this final book in the series.

New and Collected Poems: 1975-2015 Cover Image
ISBN: 9780807089033
Availability: Available Now
Published: Beacon Press - March 28th, 2017

A new book, the first in over a decade, from acclaimed poet Jay Parini

Wildly Into the Dark: Typewriter Poems and the Rattlings of a Curious Mind Cover Image
ISBN: 9780399176012
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Tarcherperigee - March 28th, 2017

The most intimate and eclectic poetry collection yet from bestselling author and online sensation Tyler Knott Gregson

With loyal fans around the world and across the internet, Tyler Knott Gregson is reinventing poetry for a new generation, using Instagram and Tumblr to reach readers where they are.

Little Kisses (Phoenix Poets) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780226458274
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: University of Chicago Press - April 3rd, 2017

Called "the master of the poetic one-liner" by the New York Times, acclaimed poet and critic Lloyd Schwartz takes his characteristic tragicomic view of life to some unexpected and disturbing places in this, his fourth book of poetry.

Tumbling Toward the End Cover Image
ISBN: 9781556595066
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Copper Canyon Press - April 18th, 2017

"Budbill both informs and moves. He is, in short, a delight and a comfort." --Wendell Berry

"David Budbill is a no-nonsense, free-range sage." --Dana Jennings, The New York Times

"Looking at the reality closely, he sees parts move in a unison--sometimes graceless, sometimes ugly, always resolved in a human wholeness." --Donald Hall

Darling, I Love You: Poems from the Hearts of Our Glorious Mutts and All Our Animal Friends Cover Image
ISBN: 9780143128267
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Penguin Books - January 17th, 2017

A heartwarming collection of short verse celebrating our beloved pets and the wonder of life

War Music: An Account of Homer's Iliad Cover Image
ISBN: 9780374536817
Availability: Available Now
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - January 10th, 2017

A remarkable hybrid of translation, adaptation, and invention

Picture the east Aegean sea by night,
And on a beach aslant its shimmering
Upwards of 50,000 men
Asleep like spoons beside their lethal Fleet.

The Odyssey (Oxford World's Classics Hardback Collection) Cover Image
By Homer, Anthony Verity (Translator), William Allan (Introduction by)
ISBN: 9780199669103
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Oxford University Press, USA - January 1st, 2017

"Tell me, Muse, of the man of many turns, who was driven / far and wide after he had sacked the sacred city of Troy"