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  • 宋词(国学启蒙书系列)

    宋词以其完美的艺术形式与唐诗、元曲相互辉映,同为我国古代文苑中的三株奇葩,几百年来一直吸引着广大的读者,许多名篇名句家喻户晓,脍炙人口。《宋词》为“国学启蒙书系列”其中一册,本套丛书是引导青少年走近国学,培养青少年朴素的道德观。本书编选的相关精彩故事,融知识性与趣味性于一体,让青少年在诵读中轻松快乐地亲近国学,更直观、真切地感受国学的魅力,在阅读中积淀文化底蕴,培养良好道德品质,从而受益一生。(若使用Kobo eReader阅读,建议导入中文字体) ... Read more

    $1.99 USD

  • Congotronic

    by Shane Book ...
    series Kuhl House Poets
    At once original, strange, funny, and unnerving, Shane Book’s Congotronic takes the reader into unstable territory, where multiple layers of voice, diction, and music collide. Some of these poems have the sparse directness of a kind of bleak prayer; others mingle the earthbound rhythms of hip-hop with the will-to-transcendence of high Romanticism.Harnessing techniques of the cinematic and audio ... Read more

    $13.39 USD

  • The Aeneid

    by Virgil ...
    Fleeing the ashes of Troy, Aeneas, Achilles’ mighty foe in the Iliad, begins an incredible journey to fulfill his destiny as the founder of Rome. His voyage will take him through stormy seas, entangle him in a tragic love affair, and lure him into the world of the dead itself--all the way tormented by the vengeful Juno, Queen of the Gods. Ultimately, he reaches the promised land of Italy where, ... Read more

    $0.99 USD

  • Sight Lines

    by Arthur Sze ...
    Winner of the 2019 National Book Award“The sight lines in Sze’s 10th collection are just that―imagistic lines strung together by jump-cuts, creating a filmic collage that itself seems to be a portrait of simultaneity.” ―The New York TimesFrom the current phenomenon of drawing calligraphy with water in public parks in China to Thomas Jefferson laying out dinosaur bones on the White House floor, ... Read more

    $10.69 USD

  • The Redshifting Web

    New & Selected Poems

    by Arthur Sze ...
    This collection spans more than a quarter century of published work, including selections from five previous award-winning books, and makes available for the first time the full range of Sze's remarkable poetry. Through the startling juxtaposition of images, Sze reveals the interconnectedness, the interdependency of things and ideas, always with an ear attuned to pitch and cadence. ... Read more

    $10.69 USD

  • Collected Poems

    Edna St. Vincent Millay (1892-1950), winner in 1923 of the second annual Pulitzer Prize for Poetry, was a daring, versatile writer whose work includes plays, essays, short stories, songs, and the libretto to an opera that premiered at New York's Metropolitan Opera House to rave reviews.Millay infused new life into traditional poetic forms, bringing new hope to a generation of youth disillusioned ... Read more

    $15.99 USD

  • The Prophet

    by Kahlil Gibran ...
    This collection of 26 poetic essays offers spiritual yet practical advice from a figure known only as The Prophet on such central-to-life subjects as love, marriage, beauty, life and death. An inspirational guide to living, Gibran’s words have been read by millions around the world and have been translated into more than 20 languages.Kobo Editions offers this fully-accessible version of the ... Read more

    $2.99 USD

  • What Kind of Woman

    Poems

    by Kate Baer ...
    An Instant #1 New York Times BestsellerA Goop Book Club Pick"If you want your breath to catch and your heart to stop, turn to Kate Baer."--Joanna Goddard, Cup of JoA stunning and honest debut poetry collection about the beauty and hardships of being a woman in the world today, and the many roles we play - mother, partner, and friend.“When life throws you a bag of sorrow, ho... ... Read more

    $2.99 USD

  • Spells for Clear Vision

    by Neile Graham ...
    Shortlisted for the 1994 Pat Lowther Award "I believe in the common magic/ of forests and household godd" writes Neile Graham in "Spells for Clear Vision," the title poem of this volume. And it is a common magic which she works in this poetry of delicate attentions. Graham writes about trying to see clearly, about trying to articulate ways of living in a modern, often blinding world. Meditative, ... Read more

    $9.89 USD

  • Karyotype

    by Kim Trainor ...
    At the heart of Karyotype is the Beauty of Loulan, a woman who lived four thousand years ago, her body preserved in the cool, dry sands of the Taklamakan Desert. Karyotype’s poems range from the title sequence, which explores the DNA and woven textiles of this woman and her vanished people (a karyotype is the characteristic chromosome complement of a species), to the firebombing of the National ... Read more

    $9.89 USD

  • Vox Humana

    Poems of great passion and tenderness, as close to rapture as a writer can get and still hold on. E. Alex Pierce's voice can be heard echoing down the long corridors of memory and myth. It's not that these poems live in the past; instead, they manage to bring it back to life with uncanny sensual details and an urgency that makes you realize some fires never really go out. Vox Humana is all lilt ... Read more

    $9.89 USD

  • Breaker

    by Sue Sinclair ...
    hortlisted for 2009 Pat Lowther Memorial Award and the Atlantic Poetry Prize The essence, the quintessence, of lyric poetry. Sue Sinclair is the direct inheritor of the great early 20th Century German poet, Rilke: she possesses intense lyrical vision, steeped in wonder at the existence of the world, and a kind of grief at our inability to lose ourselves in it completely. Her perception is acutely ... Read more

    $9.89 USD

  • Daughters of Men

    by Brenda Leifso ...
    Shortlisted for the 2009 Lampman-Scott Award (for the best book of poetry in the National Capital Region) Brenda Leifso’s first volume of poetry is a stunning debut: haunting, disturbing but resolutely beautiful. With an unflinching eye, Leifso explores the uncertainty of memory, the legacy of place, the powerful dynamics of sexuality and secrecy, and the violence inherent in family relations. Her ... Read more

    $9.89 USD

  • Secrets of Weather and Hope

    by Sue Sinclair ...
    Shortlisted for the 2002 Gerald Lampert Award Sue Sinclair's poems speak from that precise place where our perception of the world and our capacity for language meet and embrace, where our sense of experience goes to get sharpened and refreshed. That experience might involve the inner lives of clouds, the flourishing and passing of a tulip, the evocative scent of wolf willow, or the intricate arts ... Read more

    $9.89 USD

  • awâsis – kinky and dishevelled

    A gender-fluid trickster character leaps from Cree stories to inhabit this racous and rebellious new work by award-winning poet Louise Bernice Halfe.There are no pronouns in Cree for gender; awâsis (which means illuminated child) reveals herself through shape-shifting, adopting different genders, exploring the English language with merriment, and sharing his journey of mishaps with humor, mystery, ... Read more

    $9.89 USD

  • Two Hemispheres

    Shortlisted for the 2008 Pat Lowther Award, the 2008 Lampman Scott Award and the 2008 ReLit AwardsImagining the lives of nineteenth-century women asylum patients, Nadine McInnis charts her descent into, and recovery from, depression.In the afterword to Two Hemispheres, McInnis describes her first encounter with the remarkable photographs that illustrate this moving volume. Patients of the Surrey ... Read more

    $9.89 USD

  • When Earth Leaps Up

    Edited by Mark Abley; Preface by Hilary Clark; Afterword by Mark Abley This posthumous collection will be a delightful surprise for readers who thought they had heard the last of Anne Szumigalski's nimble, sideslipping, otherworldly voice. Szumigalski's poetic universe is as beguiling and unpredictable as dreams and myth, and like them, her universe can be enchanting, visually lush, and suddenly ... Read more

    $9.89 USD

  • Heaven's Thieves

    by Sue Sinclair ...
    Heaven's Thieves is a collection engaged with the big questions -- What are bodies for? What does it mean to be alive? What is beauty and why does it have such power over us? What is the point of art? -- and the urgent ones -- how to live in a shattered ecology, what to do about grief, illness, betrayal. Sinclair turns her attention to these questions with fearless curiosity, economy, and an ... Read more

    $9.89 USD

  • The Banquet of Donny and Ari

    by Naomi Guttman ...
    Under the sugar maples of Montreal, family life is given mythic dimensions in this sweeping novella-in-verse. If Dionysus and Ariadne lived in Montreal in the late twentieth century, would he serve veal stuffed with apples and paté de fois gras? Coach nubile young singers in a performance of L’Orfeo? Would Ariadne's thread be fashioned into tapestries of furious elegy in the face of environmental ... Read more

    $9.89 USD

  • Blackacre

    Poems

    by Monica Youn ...
    *Winner of the William Carlos Williams Award**National Book Critics Circle Award Finalist**Included in The New York Times Best Poetry of 2016**Named one of The Washington Post's Best Poetry Collections of 2016** Longlisted for the National Book Award*“Blackacre” is a centuries-old legal fiction—a placeholder name for a hypothetical estate. Treacherously lush or alluringly bleak, these poems ... Read more

    $9.99 USD

  • 50 Masterpieces you have to read before you die vol: 3 [newly updated] (Golden Deer Classics)

    This book contains the following works arranged alphabetically by authors last names - What's Bred in the Bone [Grant Allen] - The Golden Ass [Lucius Apuleius] - Meditations [Marcus Aurelius] - Northanger Abbey [Jane Austen] - Lady Susan par [Jane Austen] - The Wonderful Wizard of Oz [Lyman Frank Baum] - The Art of Public Speaking [Dale Breckenridge Carnegie] - The Blazing World [Margaret ... Read more

    $0.49 USD

  • Longo - Dafnis y Cloe

    by Longo ...
    Longo - Dafnis y Cloe Novelista griego (Siglo II d.C) Traducción de Juan Valera (1824-1905) Este libro electrónico presenta Dafnis y Cloe, de Longo, en texto completo. ... Read more

    $2.99 USD

  • Franz Kafka: The Best Works

    by Franz Kafka ...
    This ebook compiles Franz Kafka's greatest writings, including novels, novellas, short stories and parables such as "Amerika", "The Trial", "The Metamorphosis", "The Castle", "In the Penal Colony", "A Hunger Artist" and "The Great Wall of China". This edition has been professionally formatted and contains several tables of contents. The first table of contents (at the very beginning of the ebook) ... Read more

    $1.99 USD

  • Empty Roads & Broken Bottles

    in search for The Great Perhaps

    series updated 2020
    The story about the girl who left everything she had and knew to create a life on her own terms.I believe in writing your own story, and that’s what I’m doing here. I wanted to turn my life into art. My very existence into a poem. This is my journey... It might not always be easy, but it will always be beautiful."I packed light and spent 18 months on the road, homeless but at home. Lost but unable ... Read more

    $10.82 USD