Books Mark Strand Books by Mark Strand Mark Strand has written books about: Poetry Nonfiction Art & Design Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about Mark Strand Review Book Reviews 'Almost Invisible': New Poems From Mark Strand May 3, 2012 The new collection offers small treasures of wry amusement, elegance and effortlessness, but critic Joel Whitney wonders if Strand is just rehashing themes — and even lines — from his best books. What Are Your Summer Reads? A Promising Playwright's Summer Authors July 15, 2007 At just 33, playwright Sarah Ruhl has already had her plays produced on the country's most important stages. But she still finds time to read Goodnight Moon. She shares what's on her reading list this summer. A Promising Playwright's Summer Authors Listen Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/11979557/11979562" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript Gift Books to Delight and Enthrall December 2, 2005 With her gift book selections, NPR's Ketzel Levine will take you wandering through old maps and contemporary art galleries, courtside at the NBA, inside the minds of raucous high school kids, and into the embrace of poems.