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For your reading pleasure: "CPP Buy Now! Award™" books and general poetry recommendations!


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Time's River : The Voyage of Life in Art and Poetry
by Kate Farrell
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Receiving the coveted "CPP Buy Now! Award™" for this category, "Time's River" joins the famous paintings of American Thomas Cole with poems from around the world about the journey of life, and the stops along the way. The collection of poetry is very diverse and allow the reader a glimpse into various viewpoints from all walks of life and cultures. The theme throughout book is growing up and growing older, which is what the reader will experience as they turn the pages.


Life Doesn't Frighten Me
by Maya Angelou, Jean Michel Basquiat (Illustrator), Sara Jane Boyers, Jean Michael Basquiat (Photographer)
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Maya Angelou's loving voice rings clear when this wonderful picture book full of her world renowed poetry is read aloud. It is perfect for audiences from 8 months to 88 years. Young New York artist Basquiat complements the feel of the poetry by providing livid visual art to make the book complete.


The Language of Life : A Festival of Poets
by Bill D. Moyers, David Grubin (Editor), James Haba
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Thirty-four American poets pour their hearts out to Moyers in conversations and poetry. The bundle celebrates language in its "most exalted, wrenching, delighted, and concentrated form," to touch on every aspect of human experience. The book walks through many life experiences such as falling in love, losing faith, finding God, and facing death and discussions with the poets reveal how literary works are created from these experiences.


Before Life Hurries on
by Sabra Field, Jenepher Lingelbach
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Life, nature and Vermont. The perfect combo for a book, wouldn't you say? Lingelback and Field thought so. By combining Lingelbach's poetry with Field's art it has turned out to be a beautiful bundle showcasing and sharing their love for rural people, communities and the gorgeous little corner of the world where Vermont resides.


Desiderata : A Poem for a Way of Life
by Max Ehrmann, Sally Sturman (Illustrator)
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This is Ehrmann's eloquent bundle in it's newest jacket and continues to be the timeless philosophical statement it has always been. The collection of poetry will leave you breahtless and thought provoked. The poems probe to the heart of life's secrets and riddles.


Visiting Emily: Poems Inspired by the Life and Work of Emily Dickinson
by Sheila Coghill (Editor), Thom Tammaro (Editor), Robert Bly (Introduction)
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Probably the most overused poet in High School English courses, Emily Dickinson was not only an inspired poet but also an inspiring one. Eighty poets (from Hart Crane's 1927 poem "To Emily Dickinson" onward) can testify to this as they all appear in this tribute to one of the world's greatest poets. "Emily" is a unique anthology celebrating and drawing from the life and inspirations of Emily Dickinson.
   
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