Map: Collected and Last Poems

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By Wislawa Szymborska, Stanislaw Baranczak (Translated by), Clare Cavanagh (Translated by)
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ISBN: 9780544126022
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Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - April 7th, 2015

One of Poland's finest poets and among my personal favorites. Hilarious, provocative, insightful. So happy to have this collection in publication. [Mike]


Crossroads of Should and Must: Find and Follow Your Passion

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ISBN: 9780761184881
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - April 7th, 2015

I don't want to tell you that you should pick up this book - I want to tell you that you must. So often in life we are told what we should do, say, be, etc. This book shows us there is another way. At the crossroads of should and must we get to choose what to do, say, be. Let's choose to be who we must. [Jennifer]


Naya Nuki: Shoshoni Girl Who Ran

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By Kenneth Thomasma, Eunice Hundley (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780801088681
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Published: Baker Books - April 1st, 1983

This is the incredible tale of a smart, tough, and courageous girl, defying odds with all her strength. That is was inspired by a true story makes it even more impressive, and very moving. [Raissa]


The Boatmaker

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ISBN: 9781935639985
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Published: Tin House Books - March 3rd, 2015

A stirring, lyrical allegory full of strong characters, incredible description, and very real dialogue. The poet's debut novel is just excellent. [Mike]


Adventures of Beekle: the Unimaginary Friend

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ISBN: 9780316199988
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 8th, 2014

Beautiful illustrations! Fun and poignant read! This is a great take on the childhood tradition of imaginary friends from the perspective of a yet-to-be-imagined friend. [Jennifer]


Spoon River Anthology

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By Edgar Lee Masters, John Hollander (Introduction by), Ronald Primeau (Afterword by)
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ISBN: 9780451530585
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Published: Signet - July 3rd, 2007

It's been 100 years since Masters published his seminal work. Told through the voices of dead residents of a fictional Illinois town, Masters weaves familial, municipal, and historical tales into an important collection that helps usher American poetry into the modern era. [Mike]


Breaking Blue

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ISBN: 9781570614293
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Published: Sasquatch Books - August 17th, 2004

For fans of true crime and northwest history, Tim Egan brings his storyteller's flair to two tales: the original mystery and its uncovering. [Raissa]


Blood Lyrics

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ISBN: 9781555976927
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Published: Graywolf Press - October 21st, 2014

One part meditations on the birth of her daughter, one part meditations on war, Ford's latest collection of poetry is lyrical, introspective, sometimes dark, but always accomplished. One of 2014's better collections. [Mike]


The Smallest Girl in the Smallest Grade

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ISBN: 9780399257438
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - September 4th, 2014

Adorably illustrated and rhythmically written. This book reminds us all to pay attention and that kindness is the most important thing we have to share. Lovely. [Jennifer]


Hocus Pocus

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ISBN: 9780425130216
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Published: Berkley - November 1st, 1991

It's irreverent, funny, subversive, opinionated, curious Vonnegut, casting a wry eye over society and its unsettling future. My favorite Vonnegut. [Raissa]


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