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The Star-Apple Kingdom

by Derek Walcott

The Star-Apple Kingdom is a book written by the author Derek Walcott.


Song & Error

by Averill Curdy

A lush, lyrical debut from a vibrant new poetic voice

A sparrow like a “fumbled punch line” is lost in an airport; a man translating Ovid is transfigured by witnessing a massacre in Jamestown in 1621; a woman...


Sleeping It Off in Rapid City

by August Kleinzahler

The first broad retrospective of August Kleinzahler’s career, Sleeping It Off in Rapid City gathers poems from his major works along with a rich portion of new poems that visit different voice registers, experiment...


The Singing

by C. K. Williams

New work from the Pulitzer-Prize winning author of Repair

. . . Reality has put itself so solidly before me

there's little need for mystery . . . Except for us, for how we take the world

to us, and make it more,...


Selected Poems

by Derek Walcott & Edward Baugh

Drawing from every stage of his career, Derek Walcott's Selected Poems brings together famous pieces from his early volumes, including "A Far Cry from Africa" and "A City's Death by Fire," with passages from...


Selected Poems

by C. K. Williams

For his Selected Poems, C.K. Williams has chosen from three decades of his work to produce a volume that represents every aspect of his remarkable career. This collection confirms that C.K. Williams is, as Stanley...


Sea Grapes

by Derek Walcott

Derek Walcott was aptly described by Laurence Liberman in The Yale Review as "one of the handful of brilliant historic mythologists of our day." Sea Grapes deepens with this major poet's search for true images...


Same Life

by Maureen N. McLane

From the alphabet inscribed in our DNA to the stars that once told stories, Same Life maps a cosmos both intricate and vast. In her first full-length book of poems, Maureen N. McLane has written a beautifully...


Repair

by C. K. Williams

The eighth book-and the most various yet-by a major american poet.

With his two previous books, a generous Selected Poems and The Vigil, C. K. Williams received great acclaim, including the PEN/Voelcker Award...


Red Sauce, Whiskey and Snow

by August Kleinzahler

This is a book of jazzy, edgy, adventuresome poems from the author of Earthquake Weather and Like Cities, Like Storms. Ever aware, ever vivid, ever focused, Kleinzahler's are some of the finest lyrics being...


Rain

by Don Paterson

In this, his first volume of original verse since the award-winning Landing Light, Don Paterson is found writing at his most memorable and direct. In an assembly of masterful lyrics and monologues, he conjures...


The Prodigal

by Derek Walcott

Do not diminish in my memory

villages of absolutely no importance,

... Hoard, cherish

your negligible existence, your unrecorded history

of unambitious syntax, your clean pools

of unpolluted light over close stones....


Once in the West

by Christian Wiman

A searing new collection from one of our country’s most important poets

Memories merciesmostly aren't

but there wereI swear             days

veined with grace

—from “Memory's Mercies”

Once in...


Omeros

by Derek Walcott

A poem in five books, of circular narrative design, titled with the Greek name for Homer, which simultaneously charts two currents of history: the visible history charted in events -- the tribal losses of the...


Midsummer

by Derek Walcott

The poems in this sequence of fifty-four were written to encompass one year, from summer to summer. Their principal themes are the stasis, both stultifying and provocative, of midsummer in the tropics; the pull...


I Am the Beggar of the World

by Eliza Griswold & Seamus Murphy

An eye-opening collection of clandestine poems by Afghan women

Because my love’s American,

blisters blossom on my heart.

Afghans revere poetry, particularly the high literary forms that derive from Persian or...


The Haitian Trilogy

by Derek Walcott

Plays by the Nobel-laureate, brought together for the first time

In the history plays that comprise The Haitian Trilogy--Henri Christophe, Drums and Colours and The Haytian Earth--Derek Walcott, recipient of...


Gulf and Other Poems

by Derek Walcott

As his title suggests, Derek Walcott's new poems--while making beautiful use of Caribbean imagery--are concerned with themes of isolation and the achievement of identity through loneliness. When it was published...


The Ground

by Rowan Ricardo Phillips

A masterful debut from a powerfully original poetic voice

A poignant and terse vision of New York City unfolds in Rowan Ricardo Phillips’s debut book of poetry. A work of rare beauty and lyric grace, The Ground...


Green Sees Things in Waves

by August Kleinzahler

1996 Academy Award in Literature from the American Academy of Arts and Letters.

In this powerful and inventive collection, August Kleinzahler succeeds in creating a new idiom for American lyric poetry that captures...