Booklist - World Poetry - North America and Canada

(See also these related booklists: Rap and Hip Hop, Canada, ).

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There are 27 books in this booklist - they are listed in order of year of publication. Newest titles are at the top. (We may not have all of them in stock right now, get in touch to find out)

Resistance, Rebellion, Life: 50 Poems Now by Amit Majmudar (Editor), £11.50 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9781524711320

Don't Let Me Be Lonely: An American Lyric by Claudia Rankine, £9.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9780141984179

Later Poems: Selected and New: 1971-2012 by Adrienne Rich, £12.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9780393351835

The Breakbeat Poets: New American Poetry in the Age of Hip-Hop by Kevin Coval, Quraysh Ali Lansana and Quraysh Ali Lansana (Editors), £14.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9781608463954

Maya Angelou: The Complete Poetry by Maya Angelou, £16.99 (hardback, 2015) ISBN 9780349006215

Letter Composed During a Lull in the Fighting by Kevin Powers, £12.99 (hardback, 2014) ISBN 9781444780819

Sylvia Plath: Poems chosen by Carol Ann Duffy by Sylvia Plath, £8.99 (paperback, 2014) ISBN 9780571290444

The World Will Follow Joy: Turning Madness into Flowers (New Poems) by Alice Walker, £10.99 (paperback, 2014) ISBN 9781595589873

Hard Times Require Furious Dancing by Alice Walker, £12.99 (paperback, 2013) ISBN 9781608681884

God is Alive, Magic is Afoot by Leonard Cohen, £8.99 (hardback, 2012) ISBN 9781903385135

P L A C E by Jorie Graham, £9.95 (paperback, 2012) ISBN 9781847771933

Tonight No Poetry Will Serve: Poems 2007-2010 by Adrienne Rich, £9.99 (paperback, 2012) ISBN 9780393342789

The Anthology of Rap by Adam Bradley and Andrew DuBois (editors), £16.99 (paperback, 2011) ISBN 9780300141917

Wisdom Teeth by Derrick Weston Brown, £10.99 (paperback, 2011) ISBN 9781604864175

Ariel by Sylvia Plath, £8.00 (hardback, 2010) ISBN 9780571259311

Kaddish & Other Poems: 1958 - 1960 (50th Anniversary Edition) by Allen Ginsberg, with an afterword by Bill Morgan, £6.99 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9780872865112

Phantom Noise by Brian Turner, £8.95 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9781852248765

The Door by Margaret Atwood, £9.99 (paperback, 2009) ISBN 9781844084951

Voices Draped in Black by Ifi Amadiume, £10.99 (paperback, 2008) ISBN 1592215939

African Affirmations: Songs for Patriots by Askia Toure, £10.99 (paperback, 2008) ISBN 1592215556

Scholarship Girl by Lesley Wheeler, £6.00 (paperback, 2007) ISBN 9781599242262

The Rose that Grew from Concrete by Tupac Shakur, £7.99 (paperback, 2006) ISBN 1416511652

Halala Madiba: Nelson Mandela in Poetry by Edited by Richard Bartlett, £9.95 (paperback, 2006) ISBN 0955233909

Beautiful. And Ugly Too by M.K. Asante, Jr, £8.99 (paperback, 2006) ISBN 1592214223

Collected Poems: Her Blue Body Everything We Know : Earthling Poems 1965-1990 by Alice Walker, £9.99 (paperback, 2005) ISBN 9780753819616

Dream Work by Mary Oliver, £9.99 (paperback, 1994) ISBN 9780871130693

Langston Hughes: Selected Poems by Langston Hughes, £9.99 (paperback, 1987) ISBN 1852421274