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The best of Books: Collections, Works, Poetry, Criticism & Stories

UNDER CONSTRUCTION; this list is by no means exhaustive and requires serious updating with piles of glorious additions.

Poetry:

e e cummings: Selected Poems ed. Richard Kennedy

e e cummings: Selected Poems ed. Richard Kennedy

e. e. Cummings: Selected Poems – ed. Richard Kennedy

Deryn Rees-Jones: Burying the Wren

Deryn Rees-Jones: Burying the Wren

Burying the Wren – Deryn Rees-Jones

Carol Ann Duffy: The World's Wife

Carol Ann Duffy: The World’s Wife

The World’s Wife – Carol Ann Duffy

Sophia De Mello Breyner Andressen: Coral

Sophia De Mello Breyner Andressen: Coral

Coral – Sophia De Mello Breyner Andressen

 

Criticism & Commentary:

Sexuality - ed. Robert A. Nye

Sexuality: ed. Robert A. Nye

Sexuality – ed. Robert A. Nye

Turning South Again - Houston A. Baker

Turning South Again: Houston A. Baker Jr

Turning South Again – Houston A Baker Jr

Transgender Studies Reader: Ed. Susan Stryker & Stephen Whittle

Transgender Studies Reader: Ed. Susan Stryker & Stephen Whittle

Transgender Studies Reader – ed. Susan Stryker, Stephen Whittle

Manifest Manners: Postindian Warriors of Survivance

Manifest Manners: Postindian Warriors of Survivance

Manifest Manners: Narratives on Postindian Survivance – Gerard Vizenor

Mythologies: Roland Barthes

Mythologies: Roland Barthes

Mythologies – Roland Barthes

The Triggering Town: Richard Hugo

The Triggering Town: Richard Hugo

The Triggering Town – Richard Hugo

 

Stories:

Written on the Body: Jeanette Winterson

Written on the Body: Jeanette Winterson

Written on the Body – Jeanette Winterson

The Survival of the Coolest: William Pryor

The Survival of the Coolest: William Pryor

The Survival of the Coolest – William Pryor

Middlesex: Jeffery Eugenides

Middlesex: Jeffery Eugenides

Middlesex – Jeffery Eugenides

Anna Karenina: Leo Tolstoy

Anna Karenina: Leo Tolstoy

Anna Karenina – Leo Tolstoy

The Pillowman: Martin Mcdonaugh

The Pillowman: Martin Mcdonaugh

The Pillowman – Martin McDonaugh

Trumpet: Jackie Kay

Trumpet: Jackie Kay

Trumpet – Jackie Kay

Tracks: Louise Erdrich

Tracks: Louise Erdrich

Tracks – Louise Erdrich

Winter in the Blood: James Welch

Winter in the Blood: James Welch

Winter in the Blood – James Welch

Orlando: Virginia Woolf

Orlando: Virginia Woolf

Orlando – Virginia Woolf

Oranges are not the Only Fruit: Jeanette Winterson

Oranges are not the Only Fruit: Jeanette Winterson

Oranges Are Not The Only Fruit – Jeanette Winterson

On Beauty: Zadie Smith

On Beauty: Zadie Smith

On Beauty – Zadie Smith

 

History:

Images of Childhood: An Illustrated Social History: Anita Schorsch

Images of Childhood: An Illustrated Social History: Anita Schorsch

Images of Childhood: An Illustrated Social History – Anita Schorsch

The Library: A World History

The Library: A World History

The Library: A World History – James W. P. Campbell

 

Philosophy & Healing:

Consolations of Philosophy: Alain de Botton

Consolations of Philosophy: Alain de Botton

Consolations of Philosophy – Alain De Botton

The Lover's Dictionary: David Levithan

The Lover’s Dictionary: David Levithan

The Lovers Dictionary – David Levithan

Status Anxiety: Alain de Botton

Status Anxiety: Alain de Botton

Status Anxiety – Alain De Botton

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