Best Books for Adults 2020

10 Books Found

Filtered by 'Poetry'
  • Finna: Poems

    Marshall examines and celebrates African America vernacular with an open and conversational attitude.
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  • The Galleons: Poems

    In simple language, Barot explores the Spanish colonial and postcolonial periods in Phillipine history, looking for his place in the world.
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  • Grimoire

    One cup history, two spoonfuls memoir, a dash of modern folklore.
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  • Gut Botany

    Visceral poetry about the natural world exposes an internal human landscape teeming with life.
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  • Homie: Poems

    An intimate tribute to friendship weaves stories of community building and breaking with brilliant wit.
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  • Kontemporary Amerikan Poetry

    A wrathful and personal analysis of American myths, Kontemporary Amerikan Poetry is a new classic.
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  • My Baby First Birthday: Poems

    Radiant and tender, Zhang's collection examines innocence, asking who gets to be loved like a baby and who must struggle just to survive.
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  • A Nail the Evening Hangs On

    Sok uses fast and chaotic poetry to describe the intergenerational trauma of the Khmer Rouge and the lingering silence among families and communities.
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  • The Nancy Reagan Collection

    Nancy Reagan gets her hair done while the AIDS epidemic gets ignored.
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  • Postcolonial Love Poem

    Diaz explores identity and desire in this mordant and funny collection, which moves seamlessly from the personal to the universal and back again.
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