by Joan Murray
Hardcover, 634 pages, W W Norton & Co Inc, List Price: $29.95 | purchase
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Selected from the first twenty-five years of The Pushcart Prize, an anthology of favorite works includes pieces chosen by such poetry editors as Billy Collins, Grace Shulman, and Carolyn Forch‚.
June 4, 2007 Summer is the season we can finally tackle the books that have been piling up on our desks and forming small mountains on the floor. Book critic Alan Cheuse offers a selection of some of the best books of late spring and early summer, and some classics that are always present in his literary landscape.
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June 4, 2007 Jane Hirshfield's poem appears in The Pushcart Book of Poetry, in which editor Joan Murray culls from 30 years of annual Pushcart Prize volumes. Alan Cheuse recommends the collection, featuring "lovely work by some of the most remarkable poets writing today."
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