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May 03

Best Poetry Books of 2014

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Are you a fan of poetry? Poetry is not really a genre I read. My boyfriend did read me “The Raven” from Edgar Allen Poe though. That was romantic. Poetry can be romantic, or it can be a way to get out all kinds of feelings you have. This week I’m showcasing the books that made the best Poetry genre for 2014.

Poetry Collage1. Blue Horses: Poems by Mary Oliver

2. Chasers of the Light: Poems from the Typewriter Series by Tyler Knott Gregson

3. Citizen: An American Lyric by Claudia Rankine

4. Gabriel: A Poem by Edward Hirsch

5. His Day Is Done: A Nelson Mandela Tribute by Maya Angelou

6. I Am the Beggar of the World: Landays from Contemporary Afghanistan
by Eliza Griswold

7. I Wrote This For You: Just the Words by pleasefindthis 

8. Jessica’s Journal: A THERAPY Book of Poetry (Therapy) by Kathryn Perez 

9. Letter Composed During a Lull in the Fighting: Poems by Kevin Powers

10. Lullabies by Lang Leav 

11. Motherland Fatherland Homelandsexuals by Patricia Lockwood

12. Nejma by Nayyirah Waheed 

13. No Matter the Wreckage by Sarah Kay

14. Poems That Make Grown Men Cry: 100 Men on the Words That Move Them
by Anthony Holden

15. Poisoned Apples: Poems for You, My Pretty by Christine Heppermann

16. Prelude to Bruise by Saeed Jones 

17. Seam by Tarfia Faizullah 

18. The Pedestrians by Rachel Zucker

19. What We Buried by Caitlyn Siehl

20. You Can Make Anything Sad by Spencer Madsen 

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Gina

Hi, I’m Gina and owner of this blog. I'm married with numerous nieces and a nephews. I live in the Pittsburgh PA area. To work with me for a review for you, contact me at: libraryofreviews@gmail.com

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