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December 16, 2017

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Popular Poetry books for adults

 

Hundreds of books are added to the Library's collection each month. Here are the most popular Poetry books for adults.

 

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Collected Poems 1956-1987

Collected Poems 1956-1987
Ashbery, John, 1927-2017


Format: Book
Holds: 5 on 2 copies

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When My Brother Was An Aztec

When My Brother Was An Aztec
Diaz, Natalie


Format: Book
Holds: 5 on 4 copies

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Pilgrim: Poems

Pilgrim: Poems
Whyte, David, 1955-


Format: Book
Holds: 4 on 3 copies

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Inseminating the Elephant

Inseminating the Elephant
Perillo, Lucia, 1958-2016


Format: Book
Holds: 4 on 1 copies

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Anastacia-Reneé


Format: Book
Holds: 4 on 3 copies

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In the Language of My Captor

In the Language of My Captor
McCrae, Shane, 1975-


Format: Book
Holds: 4 on 3 copies

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When I Grow up I Want to Be A List of Further Possibilities

When I Grow up I Want to Be A List of Further Possibilities
Chen, Chen, 1989-

"In this ferocious and tender debut, Chen Chen investigates inherited forms of love and family -- the strained relationship between a mother and son, the cost of necessary goodbyes -- all from Asian American, immigrant, and queer perspectives. Holding all accountable, this collection fully embraces the loss, grief, and abundant joy that come with charting one's own path in identity, life, and love. When I Grow Up I Want to Be a List of Further Possibilities. To be a season of laughter when my father says his coworker is like that, he can tell because the guy wears pink socks, see, you don't, so you can't, you can't be one of them. To be the one my parents raised me to be. A season from the stormiest planet. A very good feeling with a man. Every feeling, in pink shoes. Every step, hot pink."--Provided by publisher.


Format: Book
Holds: 4 on 3 copies

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Fast

Fast
Graham, Jorie, 1950-


Format: Book
Holds: 4 on 6 copies

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I Wrote This for You

I Wrote This for You
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"Started 2007, I Wrote This For You is an acclaimed exploration of hauntingly beautiful words, photography and emotion that's unique to each person that reads it. This book gathers together nearly 200 of the most beautiful entries into four distinct chapters; Sun, Moon, Stars, Rain. Together with several new and exclusive entries that don't appear anywhere else, each chapter of I Wrote This For You focuses on a different facet of life, love, loss, beginnings and endings"--Provided by publisher.


Format: Book
Holds: 4 on 4 copies

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Collected Poems

Collected Poems
Kinnell, Galway, 1927-2014

"The first complete showcase of "one of the true master poets of his generation," Galway Kinnell (1927-2014): a lifetime's work and a deeply lived life reflected in over two hundred poems"--Provided by publisher.


Format: Book
Holds: 4 on 6 copies

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