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The Deleted World

by Tomas Transtromer & Robin Robertson

A short selection of haunting, meditative poems from the winner of the 2011 Nobel Prize in Literature

Tomas Tranströmer can be clearly recognized not just as Sweden’s most important poet, but as a writer of...


Ashes for Breakfast

by Durs Grünbein & Michael Hofmann

The first English translation of Germany's leading contemporary poet.

...what is the whole surreal jokeshop

of terrors compared to the

infinitely chance little

tricks of a poem.

--from "MonoLogical Poem #1"

Born in...


Blood Lyrics

by Katie Ford

“Katie Ford’s is a finely-wrought lyrical beauty, a poetry of detail and care, but she has set it within an epic arc.” —Poetry

I lie still, play dead, am delivered decree:

our daughter weighs seven hundred...


Second Childhood

by Fanny Howe

The new poetry collection by Fanny Howe, whose “body of work seems larger, stranger, and more permanent with each new book she publishes” (Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize citation)

People want to be poets for reasons...


Selected Poems 1988-2013

by Seamus Heaney

A new edition of the later selected work of a Nobel Prize-winning poet

Often considered to be "the greatest poet of our age" (The Guardian), Seamus Heaney was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1995 "for...


Repast

by D. A. Powell

D. A. Powell’s first three groundbreaking books

Published together for the first time, D. A. Powell’s landmark trilogy of Tea, Lunch, and Cocktails make up a three-course Divine Comedy for our day. With a...


Lord Byron's Cain: Twelve essays and a text with variants and annotations

by Truman Guy Steffan

Cain has been ranked as one of the two best dramatic poems written in England in the nineteenth century. Because of its religious heterodoxy, which veiled a political iconoclasm, and also because of Byron's...


Malanga Chasing Vallejo: Selected Poems: César Vallejo: New Translations and Notes: Gerard Malanga

by Cesar Vallejo & Gerard Malanga

In the forceful, staggering poetry of César Vallejo, poet and photographer Gerard Malanga discovered a kindred spirit. Driven by a deep sense of spiritual kinship and with the encouragement of Vallejo's widow,...


Sign Language: A Painter's Notebook

by John S. Paul

In photos, drawings and words, Sign Language pays homage to the lost art of urban outdoor sign painting. In a working environment both novel and ambitious, author John S. Paul found success, noting, "No other...


You Must Remember This: Poems

by Michael Bazzett

A woozy logic dominates these poems: a heart can become a buzzing hive of bees, a rooster can trigger a series of bombs, a young man can embrace a city bus as his spirit animal. Yet Bazzett slices through his...


The Jackdaw in the Jacaranda

by Justin Gosling

The jackdaw in the jacaranda mused on times gone by, but could not understand the causes, nor see the reason why. Like the jackdaw, in his collection of poetry Justin Gosling muses on times gone by, tackling...


Winter Numbers: Poems

by Marilyn Hacker

Nominated for the National Book Critics Circle Award. In her seventh volume Marilyn Hacker confronts life and death at the end of our genocidal century, making another extraordinary contribution to the feminist...


Collected Poems, 1919-1976

by Allen Tate & Christopher Benfey

One of the early-twentieth century Southern intellectuals and artists of the early twentieth century  known as the Agrarians, Allen Tate wrote poetry that was rooted strongly in that region's past--in the land,...


Everything Else in the World: Poems

by Stephen Dunn

“Essential to contemporary poetry collections.”—Library Journal In his fourteenth collection, Stephen Dunn, “one of our indispensable poets” (Miami Herald), continues to probe brilliantly the unsaid...


Here and Now: Poems

by Stephen Dunn

“A wonderful example of the poet’s ability to satisfy readers and anticipate their thoughts.”—Elizabeth Lund, Washington Post In his sixteenth collection, Stephen Dunn continues to bring his imagination...


poor tense: long con verse

by Greg Santos

"poor tense" is the sharp and satirical first book of poetry from artist and writer Greg Santos. In these sixteen pointed and poignant works, Santos engages even the casual reader, lacing verses rich in colloquial...


Miracles & Extraordinary Blessings

by Lynn C Johnston

Miracles & Extraordinary Blessings is an inspirational collection of short stories and poems commemorating our gratitude for those who have blessed us in this world and answered our prayers in the next. These...


Be Hidden Love: Love with Inspiration of Rumi's Wisdom

by Y Josephson & Catherine Suchowij

Recall a moment that changed your entire life. This is a story about such a moment that launches three years of the author's life transforming him into a completely different human being. This is a story about...


Third Wish Wasted

by Roddy Lumsden

Third Wish Wasted is a book concerned with our wishes and desires. Belonging to a world between real and imagined folklore, the poems are by turns celebratory, humorous and beguiling, and there are bittersweet...


Why Speak?: Poems

by Nathaniel Bellows

"A smart and powerful debut."—Library Journal A debut collection, exhibiting exceptional narrative and lyrical gifts, that explores the realms of memory, human emotion, and the natural world.These layered,...