These are the poetry books from the last three years of the 'notable books of the year' from the New York Times. I have not read all of them and this page was created for me to purchase them periodically and test. Some are known poets for me and others are completely new.



ELEGY: Poems. By Mary Jo Bang

HALF OF THE WORLD IN LIGHT: New and Selected Poems. By Juan Felipe Herrera

MODERN LIFE: Poems . By Matthea Harvey

OPAL SUNSET: Selected Poems, 1958-2008. By Clive James






THE COLLECTED POEMS, 1956-1998. By Zbigniew Herbert

SELECTED POEMS. By Derek Walcott

TIME AND MATERIALS: Poems, 1997-2005. By Robert Hass





AVERNO. By Louise Glück

COLLECTED POEMS, 1947-1997. By Allen Ginsberg

NEW AND COLLECTED POEMS, 1964-2006. By Ishmael Reed

STRONG IS YOUR HOLD. By Galway Kinnell