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- Pan Macmillan 2017; US$ 16.63
The publication of Clive James's Sentenced to Life was a major literary event. Facing the end, James looked back over his life with a clear-eyed and unflinching honesty to produce his finest work: poems of extraordinary power that spoke to our most elemental emotions. Injury Time finds James with more time on the clock than he had anticipated,... more...
- Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2017; US$ 14.00
This collection, which won the 2015 Costa Poetry Award, is an exhibition of the Dundee-born poet?s stunningly accomplished adoption of the sonnet?s ancient structure This collection from Don Paterson, his first since the Forward Prize?winning Rain in 2009, is a series of forty luminous sonnets. Some take a traditional form, while others experiment... more...
- Pan Macmillan 2017; US$ 10.23
The reputation of Clive James as a poet was slow to form, perhaps because he was too famous as a star journalist and television entertainer. There was also the drawback that his poetry was so entertaining it was hard for many critics to take seriously. But after the notoriety achieved by a single self-satirizing poem, ?The Book of My Enemy Has Been... more...
- Random House 2017; US$ 23.96
How Freakin? Zeitgeist Are You? is the definitive collection of Murray Lachlan Young?s poems from 1994 to the present day. It tracks his career as a writer and performer, from his arrival as a wide-eyed, twenty-something in London, through his sideways look in and around the music, fashion and film businesses, as well as a few observational works... more...
- Faber & Faber 2017; US$ 19.99
Doves is a powerful and affecting new volume of poems by Lachlan Mackinnon. His fifth collection, it is the follow-up to Small Hours , shortlisted for the Forward Prize for Poetry in 2010. This is his most open and candid book, sharing some of life's more challenging and despairing moments. Private doubts are bravely examined -crises in action and... more...
- Dancing Unicorn Books 2017; US$ 1.99
William Butler Yeats was an Irish poet and dramatist. As one of the foremost figures of 20th century literature, he was a pillar of both the Irish and British literary establishments. He was a driving force behind the Irish Literary Revival, and along with Lady Gregory and Edward Martyn founded the Abbey Theatre, serving as its chief during its early... more...
- Pan Macmillan 2017; US$ 11.51
A topical and accessible collection, The Sugar Mile takes its readers on a journey from wartime London to modern-day America. In a series of monologues, each beautifully drawn and intimate, Glyn Maxwell details the effects and experiences of conflict: the sense of community bounded by a distrust of strangers and foreigners; whole streets razed to... more...
- Pan Macmillan 2017; US$ 10.23
Clive James's unforgettable poetry collection, which gained him comparison to Byron and status as a 'true poet' demonstrates his wide range of interests and knowledge while never compromising his trademark wit and humour. Other Passports explores his lyrical style of poetry, alongside parodies, imitations and lampoons. more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2017; US$ 26.95
From the author of I Saw a Man comes a powerful drama in verse that captures both the trauma of modern warfare and the difficulty of transitioning back to normal life after combat. In early 2008, three young friends from Bristol decide to join the army and are deployed to the conflict in Afghanistan. Within a short space of time the three men... more...
- Bloodaxe Books 2017; US$ 10.99
The mischievous and often dark world of Wayne Holloway-Smith?s first collection Alarum exists in the space between the peculiar thought and its dismissal. It is a place in which commonsense is unfixed, where the imagination disrupts notions of stability. ?A single crow falling from the mind? of the poet is something awkward left at our feet, and the... more...