Skip to main content alibris logo
Grain - Glenday, John
Filter Results
Shipping
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency

Though John Glenday has long been admired for his lyrically delicate and emotionally powerful poetry, he has remained something of a well-kept secret. His third collection, "Grain," makes his singular talent available to a wider audience. Sometimes Glenday's poems are forcefully direct; sometimes they are so quiet they feel as if they were composed within a capacious listening, as a form of secular prayer. Glenday's seamless lyric can also disguise some wild and surreal tales: the Beauty and the Beast told in reverse, a ...

loading
Grain 2009, Picador USA, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780330461344

Trade paperback