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SPD is proud to celebrate recent titles that have drawn critical praise & attention! We've gathered some of our favorite recent review highlights and will compile that buzz for you here regularly.

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Grenade in Mouth: Some Poems of Miyó Vestrini
(Kenning Editions, 2019)
By Miyó Vestrini, tr. Anne Boyer and Cassandra Gillig

 from Hyperallergic | February 6, 2019
"She strips off our habitual thinking and joins us through the extinction of our given life, only to eventually leave us naked and greedy for a final, yet never-ending performance in the circus of life and death." --M. Buna

 

 

Tonic and Balm
(Shade Mountain Press, 2019)
By Stephanie Allen
 
from NPR | February 10, 2019
  

The Avalanche Path in Summer
(Ahsahta, 2019)
by Susan Tichy
 
from Publishers Weekly | Jan 21, 2019
 
 
The Word Pretty
(Black Ocean, 2018)
By Elisa Gabbert
 
from The New York Times Book Review | December 18, 2019
 
 
 
Goodbye to Tenth Street
Irving Sandler
(Pleasure Boat Studio, 2018)
 
 
 
Ghostographs: An Album
(Rose Metal Press, 2018)
By Maria Romasco Moore

from The New York Times Book Review | November 30, 2018
 

Druids
(Black Ocean, 2019)
by Tomaž Šalamun, trans. from the Slovenian by Sonja Kravanja
 
starred review from Publishers Weekly | November 19, 2018
 
 
How the Universe Is Made: Poems New & Selected 1985-2019
(Ahsahta Press, 2018)
by Stephanie Strickland
 
from Publishers Weekly | November 19, 2018
 
 

Fire Season
(Tupelo Press, 2018)
By Patrick Coleman
 
from Publishers Weekly | November 19, 2018

 

Things That Go
(Octopus, 2018)
by Laura Eve Engel
 
from Publishers Weekly | November 19, 2018
 
 
 
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