Poetry

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GODSONG: A VERSE TRANSLATION OF THE BHAGAVAD GITA, WITH COMMENTARY

Written by Majmudar, Amit
A fresh, strikingly immediate and elegant verse translation of the classic, with an introduction and helpful guides to each section, by the rising American poet. Born in the United States into a secularized Hindu family, Amit Majmudar puzzled over the many religious traditions on offer, and found that the Bhagavad Gita had much to teach him with its song of multiplicities.
March 20, 2018 | Hardcover | Knopf Publishing Group | 256 Pages |
$25.00
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HEART TALK: POETIC WISDOM FOR A BETTER LIFE

Written by Wade, Cleo
A beautifully illustrated book from Cleo Wade--the artist, poet, and speaker who has been called "the Millennial Oprah" by New York Magazine--that offers creative inspiration and life lessons through poetry, mantras, and affirmations, perfect for fans of the bestseller Milk & Honey.
March 6, 2018 | Paperback | Atria Books | 224 Pages |
$17.99
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NIGHT SCHOOL

Written by Dennis, Carl
A masterful new collection of poetry from the winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the Ruth Lilly Prize The poems in Carl Dennis's thirteenth collection, Night School, are informed by an engagement with a world not fully accessible to the light of day, a world that can only be known with help from the imagination, whether we focus on ourselves, on people close at hand, or on the lar
April 3, 2018 | Paperback | Penguin Books | 112 Pages |
$20.00
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CERTAIN PLUME

Written by Michaux, Henri
A bilingual edition of the most famous of Henri Michaux's poetry collections, now in a new translation from the French. The figure of Plume preoccupied the great Belgian poet Henri Michaux throughout his career. Plume, meaning feather or pen, is a character who drifts from one thing to another, losing shape, taking new forms, at perpetual risk from reality.
May 22, 2018 | Paperback | New York Review of Books | 240 Pages |
$16.00
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MOBIUS STRIP CLUB OF GRIEF

Written by Stone, Bianca
The Möbius Strip Club of Grief is a collection of poems that take place in a burlesque purgatory where the living pay--dearly, with both money and conscience--to watch the dead perform scandalous acts otherwise unseen: "$20 for five minutes. I'll hold your hand in my own," one ghost says.
February 27, 2018 | Paperback | Tin House Books | 90 Pages |
$15.95
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POEMS OF OCTAVIO PAZ

Written by Paz, Octavio
The Poems of Octavio Paz is the first retrospective collection of Paz's poetry to span his entire writing career from his first published poem, at age seventeen, to his magnificent last poem. This landmark bilingual edition contains many poems that have never been translated into English before, plus new translations based on Paz's final revisions.
February 27, 2018 | Paperback | New Directions Publishing Corporation | 624 Pages |
$19.95
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CAT POEMS

Written by New Directions
Across the ages, cats have provided their adopted humans with companionship, affection, mystery, and innumerable metaphors; cats cast a mirror on their beholders; cats endlessly captivate and hypnotize, frustrate and delight.
February 27, 2018 | Paperback | New Directions Publishing Corporation | 112 Pages |
$11.95
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POEMS FROM THE BOOK OF HOURS

Written by Rilke, Rainer Maria
Rilke, Poems from the Book of Hours. Bilingual Edition.
January 23, 2018 | Paperback | New Directions Publishing Corporation | 64 Pages |
$12.95
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ANYBODY: POEMS

Written by Banias, Ari
In Anybody, Ari Banias takes up questions of recognition and belonging: how boundaries are drawn and managed, the ways he and she, us and them, here and elsewhere are kept separate, and at what cost identities and selves are forged.
March 20, 2018 | Paperback | W. W. Norton & Company | 112 Pages |
$15.95
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UNDRESSING: POEMS

Written by Lee, Li-Young
The Undressing is a tonic for spiritual anemia; it attempts to uncover things hidden since the dawn of the world. Short of achieving that end, these mysterious, unassuming poems investigate the human violence and dispossession increasingly prevalent around the world, as well as the horrors the poet grew up with as a child of refugees.
February 20, 2018 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company | 96 Pages |
$25.95

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