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January 25, 2019

No sooner have the best-of lists gone away than the must-read lists begin. In case you don’t already have enough on your nightstand, have a look:


and yes, round five…

December 31, 2018

Just when you think everyone has weighed in on the best books of 2018…

Happy New Year!

round four…

December 24, 2018

The year’s favorites just keep stacking up:

round three

December 18, 2018

And yet more year’s-best-poetry lists:

round two

December 8, 2018

Okay, here’s the next set of bests:

Let it begin!

December 1, 2018

One of our favorite signs of the year-end holidays is the pile-up of “year’s best poetry” lists. It’s always interesting to see which books make the lists, and which ones appear on multiple lists. The listing has begun, so let’s get started:

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November 24, 2018

The New York Times has released its list of 100 Notable Books of 2018. Three volumes of poetry are included:

  • Brown: Poems by Kevin Young
  • The Odyssey by Homer
  • Wade in the Water: Poems by Tracy K. Smith

Catch up with the complete list here.

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