Poetry for Everyone-Especially Now

By Scout & Morgan Books

By Scout & Morgan Books

Conflict Resolution for Holy Beings: Poems

Joy Harjo

$15.95 $14.67

Current U.S. Poet Laureate. The first Native American woman to hold that post.

Devotions: The Selected Poems of Mary Oliver

Mary Oliver

$30.00 $27.60

National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize-Winning Poet. Our go-to poet for those that tell us they often don't understand poetry.

Ten Poems for Difficult Times

Roger Housden

$19.95 $18.35

The latest in Housden's Ten Poems series. Read one and you'll want the entire series. Ten different poems by various poets with illuminating essays by Housden.

Rumi's Little Book of Life: The Garden of the Soul, the Heart, and the Spirit


$14.95 $13.75

A beautiful collection by the 13th-century Persian poet, mystic, and philosopher. One of the most widely translated poets in the world.

Ask Me: 100 Essential Poems of William Stafford

William Stafford

$16.00 $14.72

Stafford was an American pacifist and poet. His poems are gentle and highly readable.

Hope Is the Thing with Feathers: Poems of Emily Dickinson

Emily Dickinson

$16.99 $15.63

We just love this recent affordable collection of Dickinson! Considered one of the greatest American poets.

Wade in the Water: Poems

Tracy K. Smith

$16.00 $14.72

National Book Award Finalist and U.S. Poet Laureate from 2017-2019.

Love Poems

Pablo Neruda

$11.95 $10.99

Chile's best known poet and Nobel Prize winner.

The Selected Poetry of Rainer Maria Rilke: Bilingual Edition

Rainer Maria Rilke

$17.00 $15.64

Rilke is one of the most widely-translated German-language poets. He wrote lyrical poems that addressed beauty, suffering, life and death.

Ten Poems to Change Your Life

Roger Housden

$16.00 $14.72

Our favorite in the Ten Poems series. Start here.

The World-Ending Fire: The Essential Wendell Berry

Wendell Berry

$16.95 $15.59

American poet, farmer, and environmentalist from Kentucky. His poetry celebrates rural life, the seasons, community, and a deep love for the natural world. Berry has written over 50 books including essays and novels.

Catalog of Unabashed Gratitude

Ross Gay

$17.00 $15.64

Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award. Also known for his essay collection, The Book of Delights.

Poetry of Presence: An Anthology of Mindfulness Poems

$21.95 $20.19

A collection of more than 150 mindfulness poems, mostly by contemporary or recent poets. Recommended by our entire staff!

The Sky Watched -- Poems of Ojibwe Lives

Linda Legarde Grover


Linda LeGarde Grover is professor of American Indian studies at the University of Minnesota Duluth and a member of the Bois Forte Band of Ojibwe.

How to Fly (in Ten Thousand Easy Lessons): Poetry

Barbara Kingsolver

$24.99 $22.99