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- Random House Publishing Group 2007; US$ 14.95
In this exquisite book, Alice Walker?s first new collection of poetry since 1991, are poems that reaffirm her as ?one of the best American writers of today? ( The Washington Post ). The forces of nature and the strength of the human spirit inspire the poems in Absolute Trust in the Goodness of the Earth . Alice Walker opens us to feeling and understanding,... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2007; US$ 12.95
In this illuminating book, Pulitzer Prize?winning novelist and acclaimed poet Alice Walker reveals her remarkable philosophy of life. Curiously, this labor of love started with the author?s signature: Faced with the daunting task of providing autographs for multiple copies of one of her poetry collections, Absolute Trust in the Goodness of the Earth,... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2011; US$ 16.00
Praise for Billy Collins "Billy Collins writes lovely poems--lovely in a way almost nobody's since Roethke's are. Limpid, gently and consistently startling, more serious than they seem, they describe all the worlds that are and were and some others besides." --John Updike "Luring his readers into the poem with humor, Mr. Collins leads them unwittingly... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2007; US$ 19.00
Timeless meditations on the subjects of wine, parties, birthdays, love, and friendship, Horace?s Odes , in the words of classicist Donald Carne-Ross, make the ?commonplace notable, even luminous.? This edition reproduces the highly lauded translation by James Michie. ?For almost forty years,? poet and literary critic John Hollander notes, ?James Michie?s... more...
- The Floating Press 1922; US$ 6.99
The work of James Weldon Johnson (1871 - 1938) inspired and encouraged the artists of the Harlem Renaissance,a movement in which he himself was an important figure. Johnson was active in almost every aspect of American civil life and became one of the first African-American professors at New York University. He is best remembered for his writing, which... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2008; US$ 13.00
Nine years after the stunning debut of her critically acclaimed poetry collection A Working Girl Can?t Win , which chronicled the progress and predicaments of a young woman, Deborah Garrison now moves into another stage of adulthood?starting a family and saying good-bye to a more carefree self. In The Second Child , Garrison explores every facet... more...
- HarperCollins 2009; US$ 11.99
The second of five new books of unpublished poems from the late, great, Charles Bukowski, America's most imitated and influential poet ?? 143 never?before?seen works of gritty, amusing, and inspiring verse. more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2008; US$ 15.00
Widely praised for his earlier collections, Daniel Halpern has grown steadily in stature and attainment. Now, with Something Shining , his first collection of new poems in seven years, he gives us an ambitious, wide-ranging meditation on birth, love, and maturity, marking a turning point in both his life and his work. These beautifully crafted poems... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2009; US$ 13.00
Jill Bialosky's first collection of poems is an exceptional one--moving, very accomplished, marked by an unflinching realism and a sharply observant eye combined with great technical skill. Childhood and adolescence shattered by a father's death and the struggles of a mother to raise her daughters are among its concerns. The poems have a dignity and... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2009; US$ 7.99
This is a special book about special people. People who have loved me, and whom I have loved. People who have brought me joy beyond measure, and sometimes incredible pain. People I have hurt, sometimes more than I can bear to think about. People who have hurt me, sometimes more than they know. Yet each of their gifts has been precious, each moment... more...