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 Poetry

Reading Level:Very Good
Awards:Winner of Montana New Zealand Book Awards: Poetry Category 2003. Shortlisted for Montana New Zealand Book Awards: Montana Medal for Non-Fiction 2003.

Winner, Montana New Zealand Book Awards, 2003 (Poetry Section & Reader's Choice). Glenn Colquhoun'?s The Art of Walking Upright won the 2000 Montana NZ best first book award for poetry.
He has also published a children'?s book and An Explanation of Poetry to my Father, which so... read more

Playing God
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"The story of a life seen through the eyes of faith and told in reflective poetry and rhyme. It is also a small history of the Hokianga with a variety of photographs and detailed description … There will be something in this book that speaks evocatively to the reader" Joy Cowley.

The True Drawn
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W. B. Yeats (1865-1939) was not only Ireland's greatest poet but one of the most influential voices in world literature in the twentieth century. His extraordinary work, in the words of this volume's editor Seamus Heaney, encourages us to be more resolutely and abundantly alive, whatever ... read more

W.B. Yeats
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 Poetry

Series:Poetry Library

With an Introduction by Donald McFarlan.Robert Burns, the most celebrated of all Scottish poets, is remembered with great devotion - his birthday on 25th January provokes fervour and festivity among Scots and many others the world over. Born in 1759 into miserable... read more

The Collected Poems of Robert Burns
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 Poetry

Reading Level:Near Fine

Through Slip Stream, Paula Green is interested in how to balance a challenging experience against the continuation of everyday life, and proposes small distractions and coping strategies solving cryptic crossword puzzles, for example, the mock-clues of which are scattered through the poe... read more

Slip Stream
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By 1972, when James K Baxter died aged just 46, his colourful life and distinctive poetry had captured the imagination of New Zealanders as no literary figure before him. Selected Poems of James K Baxter, is a new generous and authoritative selection of Baxter's vers... read more

Selected Poems of James K Baxter
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As a poet, editor and essayist, T. S. Eliot was one of the defining figures of twentieth century poetry. This selection, which was made by Eliot himself, includes many of his most celebrated works, including "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock" and "The Waste Land". Oth... read more

Selected Poems by T. S. Eliot
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 Poetry

Reading Level:Very Good
Awards:Shortlisted for PANZ Book Design Awards: Best Non-Illustrated Book 2015 and PANZ Book Design Awards: Best Cover 2015.

A must-have poetry companion for all lovers of New Zealand poetry New Zealanders adore poetry, and this expertly selected and handsomely packaged collection of over 150 poems published since the 1950s shows exactly why: New Zealand poetry is, by turns, distinctive, affecting, joyous, revealing, moving... read more

Essential New Zealand Poems: Facing the Empty Page
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 Poetry

"My life as a writer is strange, it's so short - I wonder if it has a future, if I have the power to take hold of my experience, and give it one?...The thing that concerns me most constantly and most painfully is growing old. And being alone, of course. But I don't write abo... read more

Selected Poems, 1975-2000
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Taking its inspiration from Shakespeare's idea of the "seven ages" of a human life, this new anthology brings together the best-loved poems in English to inspire, comfort and delight readers for a lifetime. Beginning with babies, the book is divided into sections on childho... read more

Penguin's Poems for Life
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 Poetry

Series:Penguin Classics

Over the course of his short life, John Keats (1795-1821) honed a raw talent into a brilliant poetic maturity. This title presents a selection of Keats' poetry.

Poems of John Keats
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This entirely new edition brings together all of Philip Larkin's poems. In addition to those in "Collected Poems" (1988), and in the "Early Poems and Juvenilia" (2005), some unpublished pieces from Larkin's typescripts and workbooks are included, as well as verse... read more

The Complete Poems of Philip Larkin
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