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Break Up. Break Down. Break Through.

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Break Up. Break Down. Break Through.

Geoff Olds

Memoirs; Poetry; Poetry by individual poets; Fiction & Literature; Mind, Body, Spirit: thought & practice

Paperback

Break Up. Break Down. Break Through. is a must-read for anyone who has loved and lost. Geoff Olds is entirely vulnerable in... [more]

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Heroes: Mortals and Monsters, Quests and Adventures

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Heroes: Mortals and Monsters, Quests and Adventures

Stephen Fry

Poetry by individual poets; Myth & legend told as fiction; History; Religion & beliefs; Folklore, myths & legends

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Few mere mortals have ever embarked on such bold and heart-stirring adventures, overcome myriad monstrous perils, or outwitted... [more]

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Mythos: The Greek Myths Retold

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Mythos: The Greek Myths Retold

Stephen Fry

Poetry by individual poets; Myth & legend told as fiction; Religion & beliefs

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The Greek myths are amongst the best stories ever told, passed down through millennia and inspiring writers and artists as... [more]

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The Dark Interval: Letters for the Grieving Heart

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The Dark Interval: Letters for the Grieving Heart

Rainer Maria Rilke

Biography; Autobiography: literary; Diaries, letters & journals; Poetry by individual poets

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From one of the most famous poets in history comes a new selection of writings to bereaved friends and acquaintances, providing... [more]

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The Domesticity of Giraffes

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The Domesticity of Giraffes

Judith Beveridge

Poetry; Literary studies: poetry & poets

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The Song of Kieu: A New Lament

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The Song of Kieu: A New Lament

Nguyen Du

Poetry by individual poets; Classic fiction (pre c 1945)

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This manuscript is ancient, priceless, bamboo-rolled, perfumed with musty spices. Sit comfortably by this good light, that... [more]

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The Lost Arabs

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The Lost Arabs

Omar Sakr

Poetry

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Visceral and energetic, Omar Sakr's poetry confronts notions of identity and belonging head-on. Braiding together sexuality... [more]

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Aeneid Book VI

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Aeneid Book VI

Seamus Heaney

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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In a momentous publication, Seamus Heaney's translation of Book VI of the Aeneid, Virgil's epic poem composed sometime between... [more]

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Paper Aeroplane: Selected Poems 1989-2014

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Paper Aeroplane: Selected Poems 1989-2014

Simon Armitage

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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When Simon Armitage burst on to the poetry scene in 1989 with his spectacular debut Zoom!, readers were introduced to an exceptional... [more]

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Elegy for Emily: A Verse Biography of Emily Remler 1957-1990

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Elegy for Emily: A Verse Biography of Emily Remler 1957-1990

Geoff Page

Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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The short but remarkable career of American jazz guitarist, Emily Remler (1957-1990), ended with her death, amid still-disputed... [more]

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Numb and Number

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Numb and Number

David Musgrave

Poetry

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Numb and Number collects together poems written between 2011 and 2019. At its core is a confronting sequence of confessional... [more]

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The Tomb of the Unknown Artist

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The Tomb of the Unknown Artist

Andy Kissane

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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These poems are unflinching in the face of death, yet filled with the delights of living, from a potato harvest to a walk... [more]

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Sparks of Phoenix

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Sparks of Phoenix

Najwa Zebian

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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In Sparks of Phoenix - Najwa Zebian's third book of poetry - she takes her readers on a powerful journey of healing. [more]

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Brief Garden

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Brief Garden

Margaret Bradstock

Poetry

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Like its precursor Barnacle Rock, Brief Garden is a collection of poems largely concerned with environmental degeneration... [more]

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Collected Poems

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Collected Poems

Ann Duffy

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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A brand new updated paperback edition of Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy's Collected Poems. [more]

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The Long Take

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The Long Take

Robin Robertson

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2018, this powerful and extraordinary novel follows a D-Day veteran as he goes in search... [more]

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Apparently

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Apparently

Joanne Burns

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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The poems collected in apparently appear like visions, intensely experienced but barely real. Where does a poem come from?... [more]

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Neruda: The Biography of a Poet

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Neruda: The Biography of a Poet

Mark Eisner

Biography; Biography: literary; Poetry by individual poets; History of the Americas

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and his tumultuous, even controversial, personal life-forming a single cohesive... [more]

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Shout: The True Story of a Survivor Who Refused to be Silenced

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Shout: The True Story of a Survivor Who Refused to be Silenced

Laurie Halse Anderson

Poetry; Feminism & feminist theory

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A personal story of the lifelong impact of rape and a call to action in the age of #MeToo and #TimesUp [more]

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Tulips & Chimneys

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Tulips & Chimneys

E.E. Cummings

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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Popular and oft-anthologized selections include All in green went my love riding, in Just-, Tumbling-hair, O sweet... [more]

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Empty Bottles Full of Stories

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Empty Bottles Full of Stories

r.h. Sin, Robert M. Drake

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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A joint poetry collection from the virally popular and bestselling poets r.h. Sin and Robert M. Drake. [more]

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Crow College: New and Selected poems

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Crow College: New and Selected poems

Emma Lew

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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Giramondo publishes in a single volume, for a new generation of poetry readers, a definitive selection of the timeless work... [more]

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The Book of Baruch by the Gnostic Justin

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The Book of Baruch by the Gnostic Justin

Geoffrey Hill

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

Hardback

At his death in 2016, Geoffrey Hill left behind The Book of Baruch by the Gnostic Justin, a sequence of more than 270 poems,... [more]

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Crescendo

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Crescendo

Paola Quintavalle

Poetry by individual poets; Children's & Educational

Hardback

A visual and poetic celebration of the transition to motherhood, depicting the maternal body as a most ultimate source of... [more]

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The Poetic Edda

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The Poetic Edda

Carolyne Larrington

Poetry by individual poets; Literary studies: classical, early & medieval; Folklore, myths & legends

Hardback

A translation of the great collection of Norse-Icelandic mythological and heroic poetry known as the Poetic Edda. Populated... [more]

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