Books The Road to Emmaus Poems by Spencer Reece Hardcover, 144 pages, Farrar Straus & Giroux, List Price: $24 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleThe Road to EmmausSubtitlePoemsAuthorSpencer Reece Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers NPR Summary These poems follow a middle-aged man who decides to become a priest in the Episcopal Church. Genres: Poetry Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about The Road to Emmaus Poetry Ice Cube Sculptures, Tulips And Death: A 2014 Poetry Preview January 4, 2014 There's a lot to look forward to in the upcoming year, including collections about religious faith, books that push the boundaries of what we can call poetry and some poems that are too hot for your average English class. Critic Craig Morgan Teicher walks us through the highlights of the year ahead.