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Poetry

  • Rolinda Onates Espanola, Zakir Hossain and Joshua Ip

    Call And Response

    $19.00

    With every full-priced copy purchased from www.booksactuallyshop.com, BooksActually will donate $5 to HealthServe, in support of their mission to s...

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  • Ho Chee Lick and Anne Lee Tzu Pheng

    Common Life

    $27.00

    With crayons and stained paper, artist Ho Chee Lick wanders around neighbourhoods in Singapore observing, perceiving, looking for that “something”:...

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  • Emily Berry

    Dear Boy

    $27.00

    Dear Boy is the dramatic and inventive debut by Emily Berry. These characterful, intelligent and darkly witty poems explore lives lived strangely i...

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    Jenny Xie

    Eye Level

    $28.00

    For years now, I’ve been using the wrong palette. Each year with its itchy blue, as the bruise of solitude reaches its expiration date. Planes and ...

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  • Deborah Emmanuel

    Genesis

    $17.00

    This is spoken word. This will make you feel things. This is a poet illustrating her own book. This is in alien language. This is an angry bedtime ...

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  • Christoph Keller

    Hip Hops

    $25.00

    From the ancient "Hymn to Ninkasi" (the Sumerian goddess of beer) to eighth-century Chinese poet Li Bai's "Bring in the Ale" to Robert Graves's "St...

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  • Cyril Wong

    Oneiros

    $16.00

    Cyril Wong's eighth collection hurls the reader into a private dream world; these dreams explore the finitude of the self, recasting the poet's pas...

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  • Crispin Rodrigues

    Pantomime

    $16.00

    Pantomime is a homily for the weary social actor, seeking a place of shelter. These poems meander through the performative in society, sieving thro...

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  • Alexander Pope

    Pope

    $25.00

    edited by Claude Rawson Alexander Pope is one of the most-quoted poets in The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations; he is the source of such immortal ge...

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  • Maggie Nelson

    Shiner

    $21.00

    In this electrifying and raw debut anthology, Maggie Nelson unpicks the everyday with the quick alchemy and precision of her later modern classics ...

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  • Stephanie Chan, Rodrigo Dela Peña Jr., Desmond Kon Zhicheng-Mingdé and Ng Yi-Sheng

    SingPoWriMo 2018

    $19.00

    Singapore Poetry Writing Month, or as we affectionately call it, SingPoWriMo. Write one poem a day for thirty days in the cruel month of April: tha...

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  • Judith Beveridge

    Sun Music

    $29.90

    Sun Music collects Beveridge's best poems published over a thirty-year period, from 1987 to 2017. She has selected the poems from her award-winning...

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  • Harry Josephine Giles

    The Games

    $18.00

    The Games is a book of play with language. In Scots and English, it mucks about with sound poetry, found poetry, computer-generated poetry, dirty p...

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