Books Our Andromeda by Brenda Shaughnessy Paperback, 131 pages, Consortium Book Sales & Dist, List Price: $16 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleOur AndromedaAuthorBrenda Shaughnessy Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers Book Summary Collects the author's poems about a parallel existence in the Andromeda galaxy in which people can relive their lives, correcting mistakes and avoiding pain. Genres: Poetry Nonfiction Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Our Andromeda Review Critics' Lists: Summer 2013 5 Books Of Poetry To Get You Through The Summer June 7, 2013 Critic Alan Cheuse believes that summer — with its long, hot, drowsy days — may be the best season for reading poetry. His recommendations include works by Poets Laureate Robert Pinsky and W.S. Merwin, and a novel in verse by the late essayist David Rakoff.