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Nightingale

by Paisley Rekdal

Paperback, 96 pages, Copper Canyon Press, List Price: $16 |

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Nightingale is a book about change. This collection radically rewrites and contemporizes many of the myths central to Ovid's epic, The Metamorphoses, but Rekdal's characters are changed not by divine intervention but by both ordinary and extraordinary human events.

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