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Time Is a Mother

- April 5, 2022

The highly anticipated collection of poems from the award-winning writer Ocean Vuong How else do we return to ourselves but to fold The page so it points to the good part In this deeply intimate second poetry collection, Ocean Vuong searches for life among the aftershocks of his mother’s death, e... Read More

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Pillow Thoughts

- August 29, 2017

Pillow Thoughts is a collection of poetry and prose about heartbreak, love, and raw emotions. It is divided into sections to read when you feel you need them most. Make a cup of tea and let yourself feel. Make a cup of tea and let yourself feel. Pillow Thoughts is a collection of poetry and pros... Read More

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Please Love Me at My Worst

- October 12, 2021

Notable TikTok creator Michaela Angemeer explores connecting with your inner child, loving the worst parts of yourself, coming out as bisexual, and focusing on self-growth in her much-anticipated poetry collection. Please Love Me At My Worst is a collection of four sections of poetry inspired by ... Read More

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Coming Home to Her: Poems about love, sexuality, and being human

- March 7, 2021

Coming Home to Her is a celebration of being human. It is a coming out journey, an exploration of sexuality, femininity, loving, and being loved. It is a coming out journey, an exploration of sexuality, femininity, loving, and being loved. _____________________ ★★★★★ "This book reads as muc... Read More

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Epic Poetry | LGBTQ+ Poetry

Night Sky with Exit Wounds

- April 5, 2016

A haunting debut that is simultaneously dreamlike and visceral, vulnerable and redemptive, and risks the painful rewards of emotional honesty. A haunting debut that is simultaneously dreamlike and visceral, vulnerable and redemptive, and risks the painful rewards of emotional honesty. Read More

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Pillow Thoughts II: Healing the Heart

- August 7, 2018

Following the smash success of her best-selling book, Pillow Thoughts, Courtney Peppernell now returns with the follow-up sequel Pillow Thoughts II: Healing the Heart. Peppernell understands that healing is a process, and Pillow Thoughts II eloquently captures the time and experience that one goe... Read More

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Watering the Soul

- August 17, 2021

Poetry and prose to encourage us to grow. Watering the Soul is a timeless reminder that everyone needs time, love, and forgiveness. From bestselling poet Courtney Peppernell comes a new book of poetry and prose, Watering the Soul. What began as a desire to spread positivity quickly became a proje... Read More

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Postcolonial Love Poem

- March 3, 2020

WINNER OF THE 2021 PULITZER PRIZE IN POETRY FINALIST FOR THE 2020 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FOR POETRY Natalie Diaz’s highly anticipated follow-up to When My Brother Was an Aztec, winner of an American Book Award Postcolonial Love Poem is an anthem of desire against erasure. Natalie Diaz’s brilliant se... Read More

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Black Girl, Call Home

- March 9, 2021

"A literary coming-of-age poetry collection, an ode to the places we call home, and a piercingly intimate deconstruction of daughterhood, Black Girl, Call Home is a love letter to the wandering black girl and a vital companion to any woman on a journey to find truth, belonging, and healing. As a ... Read More

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Crush (Yale Series of Younger Poets)

- April 11, 2005

A powerful collection of poems driven by obsession reveals a poetry that is at once confessional, gay, savage, and charged with a violent eroticism. Simultaneous. "Richard Siken's Crush is a powerful new collection of poems driven by panic and obsession."--BOOK JACKET. Read More

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Pillow Thoughts III: Mending the Mind

- August 6, 2019

In a voice that is inclusive and open to all, Courtney Peppernell presents a tribute to her readers in the third installment of her bestselling Pillow Thoughts series. A beautifully raw and poignant collection of poetry and prose, Pillow Thoughts III continues the series from poet Courtney Pepper... Read More

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Film for Her

- November 17, 2020

With both pen and camera lens, Orion Carloto captures the dreamlike beauty of memory. Film for Her is a story book of people, places, and memories captured on film. Through photographs, poetry, prose, and a short story, Orion Carloto invites readers to remember the forgotten and reach into the pa... Read More

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The Tradition

Brown, Jericho - April 2, 2019

The Tradition explores cultural threats on black bodies, resistance, and the interplay of desire and privilege in a dangerous era. The Tradition explores cultural threats on black bodies, resistance, and the interplay of desire and privilege in a dangerous era. Read More

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Sea of Scars

- June 14, 2018

When you are drowning in a broken heart, how do you feel love again? Sea of Scars is the debut book of contemporary Canadian poet, Adriana Mara. Divided into four chapters, she shares a collection of poems on drowning, sinking, rising, and swimming in the sea of love. Based on her depth of person... Read More

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Pillow Thoughts IV: Stitching the Soul

- August 4, 2020

The final installment in this bestselling series completes the journey that Courtney Peppernell began with Pillow Thoughts. With 600,000 copies sold across the series, Pillow Thoughts continues to inspire all who dip into Courtney's encouraging words. Self-healing is the theme of the entire Pillo... Read More

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Aphrodite Made Me Do It (1) (Myth and Magick)

- October 1, 2019

Bestselling and award-winning author Trista Mateer takes an imaginative approach to self-care in this new poetry and prose collection, Aphrodite Made Me Do It. In this empowering retelling, she uses the mythology of the goddess to weave a common thread through the past and present. By the end of ... Read More

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You Better Be Lightning (Button Poetry)

- November 9, 2021

You Better Be Lightning is a poetry collection guided by self-reflection. It is queer, political, and feminist. You Better Be Lightning by Andrea Gibson is a queer, political, and feminist collection guided by self-reflection. Read More

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All the Flowers Kneeling (Penguin Poets)

- February 15, 2022

“Paul Tran’s debut collection of poems is indelible, this remarkable voice transforming itself as you read, eventually transforming you.” —Alexander Chee, author of How to Write an Autobiographical Novel “A stunning debut.” —Natasha Trethewey, Pulitzer Prize-winning poet and author of Memorial Dr... Read More

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Leaves of Grass (Leather-bound Classics)

- October 2, 2018

A timeless collection of hundreds of poems that resonate to the American spirit. Leaves of Grass is a timeless collection of poems and essays penned by influential nineteenth-century writer Walt Whitman. This profound compilation explores topics such as nature, mysticism, mortality, transcendenta... Read More

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I Hope You Stay

- March 3, 2020

In the spirit of her bestselling series, Pillow Thoughts, Courtney Peppernell returns with a new, empowering collection of poetry and prose. From heartbreak to dreaming of and finding a new love to healing the heart to ultimately finding peace, the themes in this book are universal but also uniqu... Read More

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She Believed She Could So She Did

- June 3, 2015

This is how I felt about becoming an editor as my career choice. After over 25 years in the newspaper industry, I Believed I Could So I Did. Maybe YOU should believe in yourself, too. Everyone loves a journal... Keep one with you always for when your characters begin to talk to you. Quality paper... Read More

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