Award Winners

Life on Mars

Poems
Tracy K. Smith

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2011

Winner of the 2012 Pulitzer Prize in Poetry

The Long Meadow

Poems
Vijay Seshadri

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2005

Now in paperback, the highly praised second collection by Vijay Seshadri, winner of the 2003 James Laughlin Award of the Academy of American Poets

Look

Poems
Solmaz Sharif

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2016

A powerful, innovative exploration of the language of war by a new poet of passion and conscience

Modern Life

Poems
Matthea Harvey

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2007

"Matthea Harvey's vision of America is spooky, apocalyptic, and beautiful: proof that there is wonder in even a dark time like ours."—George Saunders

Neck Deep and Other Predicaments

Essays
Ander Monson

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2007

An innovative and engaging nonfiction debut by "an original new voice" (Publishers Weekly) and the second winner of the Graywolf Press Nonfiction Prize

Notes from No Man's Land

American Essays
Eula Biss

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2009
"Eula Biss's Notes from No Man's Land is the most accomplished book of essays anyone has written or published so far in the twenty-first century." —Kyle Minor, Salon

Otherwise Known as the Human Condition

Selected Essays and Reviews
Geoff Dyer

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2011

“An irresistibly funny storyteller, [Dyer] is adept at fiction, essay, and reportage, but happiest when twisting all three into something entirely his own.”—The New Yorker

Out Stealing Horses

A Novel
Per Petterson; Translated from the Norwegian by Anne Born

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2007

Winner of The Independent Foreign Fiction Prize

Recyclopedia

Trimmings, S*PeRM**K*T, and Muse & Drudge
Harryette Mullen

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2006

Three important poetry collections brought together under one cover by Harryette Mullen, author of Sleeping with the Dictionary

Second Childhood

Poems
Fanny Howe

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2014
The new poetry collection by Fanny Howe, whose “body of work seems larger, stranger, and more permanent with each new book she publishes.”—Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize citation

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