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  • The Light of the World: A Memoir (Pulitzer Prize in Letters: Biography Finalist)


    • ASIN: 1455599867
    • Brand: Grand Central Publishing

  • Crave Radiance: New and Selected Poems 1990-2010

    The first career retrospective by the award-winning poet Elizabeth Alexander, now available in paperbackWe crave radiance in this austere world,light in the spiritual darkness.Learning is the one perfect religion,its path correct, narrow, certain, straight. ―from "Allegiance"Over twenty years, Elizabeth Alexander has become one of America's most exciting and important poets, and her selection as the inaugural poet by President Barack Obama confirmed her place as one of the indispensable voices of our time. Crave Radiance: New and Selected Poe...

    • ASIN: 1555976301
    • Brand: Brand: Graywolf Press

  • American Sublime: Poems

    A brilliant new collection by Elizabeth Alexander, whose "poems bristle with the irresistible quality of a world seen fresh" (Rita Dove, The Washington Post)Too many people have seen too muchand lived to tell, or not tell, or tellwith their silent, patterned bodies,their glass eyes, gone legs, flower-printed flesh . . .-from "Notes From"In her fourth remarkable collection, Elizabeth Alexander voices the outcries, dreams, and histories of an African American tradition that goes back to the slave rebellion on the Amistad and to the artists' canva...

    • ASIN: 1555974325

  • Power and Possibility: Essays, Reviews, and Interviews (Poets On Poetry)

    A volume in the Poets on Poetry series, which collects critical works by contemporary poets, gathering together the articles, interviews, and book reviews by which they have articulated the poetics of a new generation. Elizabeth Alexander is considered one of the country's most gifted contemporary poets, and the publication of her essays in The Black Interior in 2004 established her as an astute critic and cultural commentator as well. Arnold Rampersad has called Alexander "one of the brightest stars in our literary sky . . . a superb, invalu...

    • ASIN: 0472069373

  • Praise Song for the Day: A Poem for Barack Obama's Presidential Inauguration

    On January 20, 2009, Elizabeth Alexander served as the fourth ever inaugural poet and a central participant in one of the most closely watched inaugurations in American history. Selected by Barack Obama, Alexander composed and delivered her original poem "Praise Song for the Day" to an audience of millions, and now the poem can be read and savored for posterity. Printed on heavy, uncoated stock, with French flaps, and a silver foil stamp, this collectible chapbook is a cherished reminder of this monumental presidential event.Also available in S...

    • ASIN: 1555975453
    • Brand: Brand: Graywolf Press

  • In the Arms of Mr. Darcy (The Darcy Saga Book 4)


    • ASIN: B003YFJ59K

  • The Hamilton Affair: A Novel

    A New York Times Bestseller and one of the best historical fiction books of 2016 and 2017!“A juicy answer to Ron Chernow's Alexander Hamilton…” --CosmopolitanSet against the dramatic backdrop of the American Revolution, and featuring a cast of legendary characters, The Hamilton Affair tells the sweeping, tumultuous, true story of Alexander Hamilton and Elizabeth Schuyler, from passionate and tender beginnings of their romance to his fateful duel on the banks of the Hudson River.Hamilton was a bastard and orphan, raised in the Caribbean an...

    • ASIN: 1628728558
    • Brand: Arcade

  • The Venus Hottentot: Poems

    Elizabeth Alexander's highly praised first collection is available once againI didn't want to write a poem that said "blacknessis," because we know better than anyonethat we are not one or ten or ten thousand thingsNot one poem -from "Today's News"Originally published in 1990 to widespread acclaim, The Venus Hottentot introduces Elizabeth Alexander's vital poetic voice, distinguished even in this remarkable first book by its examination of history, gender, and race with an uncommon clarity and music. These poems range from personal memory to cu...

    • ASIN: 1555973922
    • Brand: Brand: Graywolf Press

  • The Light of the World by Elizabeth Alexander (30-Apr-2015) Hardcover


    • ASIN: B011T887RY

  • From Ashes To Flames (A West Brothers Novel Book 1)

    From USA Today bestselling author, A.M. Hargrove, comes From Ashes To Flames (A West Brothers Novel, Book 1). This is a stand-alone, single dad, enemies to lovers, second chances, nanny contemporary romance."A deliciously sexy slow-burn romance. I absolutely loved this book!!" Tia Louise, USA Today Bestselling AuthorAfter losing his wife in a plane crash, Dr. Greydon West finds himself struggling to manage his life. As a single father of two, he’s barely handling things.He’s also hiding a secret that’s ripping him to shreds.Forced to hire...

    • ASIN: B07CSWLP64

  • Olympias: Mother of Alexander the Great (Women of the Ancient World)

    The definitive guide to the life of the first woman to play a major role in Greek political history, this is the first modern biography of Olympias. Presenting a critical assessment of a fascinating and wholly misunderstood figure, Elizabeth Carney penetrates myth, fiction and sexual politics and conducts a close examination of Olympias through historical and literary sources, and brings her to life as she places the figure in the context of her own ancient, brutal political world. Individual examinations look at: the role of Greek religion ...

    • ASIN: 0415333172

  • The Magdalen Girls

    Dublin, 1962. Within the gated grounds of the convent of The Sisters of the Holy Redemption lies one of the city’s Magdalen Laundries. Once places of refuge, the laundries have evolved into grim workhouses. Some inmates are “fallen” women—unwed mothers, prostitutes, or petty criminals. Most are ordinary girls whose only sin lies in being too pretty, too independent, or tempting the wrong man. Among them is sixteen-year-old Teagan Tiernan, sent by her family when her beauty provokes a lustful revelation from a young priest.Teagan soon be...

    • ASIN: 1496706129
    • Brand: Kensington Publishing Corporation

  • Toward the Sunrise: An Until the Dawn Novella

    Julia Broeder is only six months shy of graduating from the Women's Medical College of Pennsylvania when one small decision spirals out of control and results in her expulsion. Hoping to travel the world as a missionary doctor, her only choice is to return back home . . . or throw herself upon the mercy of Ashton Carlyle. Formal and straight-laced, Ashton is not pleased to see an expelled Julia arrive at his Manhattan office. His position as an attorney for the Vandermark family's world-famous shipping empire entails taking care of the Broeders...

    • ASIN: B00YHKA4NM

  • The Black Interior: Essays

    With a poet's precision and an intellectually adventurous spirit, Elizabeth Alexander explores a wide spectrum of contemporary African American artistic life through literature, paintings, popular media, and films, and discusses its place in current culture. In The Black Interior, she examines the vital roles of such heavyweight literary figures as Gwendolyn Brooks, Langston Hughes, and Rita Dove, as well as lesser known, yet vibrant, new creative voices. She offers a reconsideration of "afro-outré" painter Jean-Michel Basquiat, the concept of...

    • ASIN: 1555973930

  • Against the Tide

    2013 RITA Winner for Inspirational Romance2013 Christy Award Winner for Historical Romance2013 Daphne du Maurier Award Winner for Inspirational Romantic Mystery/SuspenseAfter a childhood rampant with uncertainty, Lydia Pallas has carved out a perfect life for herself. She spends her days within sight of the bustling Boston Harbor, where her skill with languages has landed her an enviable position as a translator for the U.S. Navy. Lydia's talents bring her to the attention of Alexander Banebridge, a mysterious man in need of a translator. Drive...

    • ASIN: B008B9HVM2

  • The Light of the World : A Memoir

    The acclaimed poet reflects with gratitude on her life after the sudden death of her husband, discussing her personal quest for meaning and understanding and her renewed devotion to her teenage sons, and meditating on

    • UPC: 42591697

  • The Light of the World : A Memoir (Pulitzer Prize in Letters: Biography Finalist)

    Includes questions and answers by the

    • UPC: 50553030

  • Alexander and the Terrible Horrible No G (Board Book)

    The perennially popular tale of Alexander's worst day is now a board book that belongs on every child's

    • UPC: 26347766

  • How Lovely the Ruins : Inspirational Poems and Words for Difficult Times

    9780399592836

    • UPC: 55971245

  • Queen of the World : Elizabeth II: Sovereign and Stateswoman

    Written by renowned royal biographer, Robert Hardman, and with privileged access to the Royal Family and the Royal Household, this is a brilliant new portrait of the most famous woman in the world and her

    • UPC: 203625100

  • The Complete Works of William Shakespeare : The Alexander Text

    The late Peter Alexander's edition of William Shakespeare's complete works has long been established as one of the most authoritative and was chosen by the BBC as the basis for its televised cycle of plays.

    • UPC: 5467892
    • Rating: 4.0

  • The Invention of Nature : Alexander von Humboldt's New World

    The acclaimed author of Founding Gardeners reveals the forgotten life of Alexander von Humboldt, the visionary German naturalist whose ideas changed the way we see the natural world--and in the process created modern environmentalism. NATIONAL

    • UPC: 52289356
    • Rating: 3.92

  • World History Biographies: Alexander : The Boy Soldier Who Conquered the World

    Now in paperback: This concise, visual biography of one of the world's most fascinating historical figures, engages kids by using colorful photographs, illustrations, maps, and archival objects, as well as lively narrative. Using period artwork,

    • UPC: 23078530

  • Eliza: The Story of Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton (Hardcover)

    9781524765880

    • UPC: 843935557

  • Praise Song for the Day : A Poem for Barack Obama's Presidential Inauguration, January 20, 2009

    "Read by the poet at the inauguration of Barack Obama, January 20,

    • UPC: 10845196

  • The Light of the World: A Memoir by Elizabeth Alexander (2015 Hardcover)* 1st Ed

    • UPC: 323755905689
    • Category: Nonfiction
    • Price: 10 USD

  • The Light of the World by Elizabeth Alexander 9781455599868 | Brand New

    • UPC: 133033846920
    • Category: Nonfiction
    • Price: 11 USD

  • The Light of the World : A Memoir by Elizabeth Alexander (2015, Hardcover)

    • UPC: 132988580689
    • Category: Nonfiction
    • Price: 19 USD

  • The Light of the World : A Memoir (ExLib) by Elizabeth Alexander

    • UPC: 143188535501
    • Category: Nonfiction
    • Price: 3 USD

  • SIGNED Elizabeth Alexander THE LIGHT OF THE WORLD A Memoir 2015 Grand Central

    • UPC: 401737020495
    • Category: Nonfiction
    • Price: 34 USD

  • Elizabeth Alexander LIGHT OF THE WORLD Memoir ARC 2015

    • UPC: 233225468105
    • Category: Antiquarian & Collectible
    • Price: 32 USD

  • The Light of the World : A Memoir by Elizabeth Alexander (2015, Hardcover)

    • UPC: 254251017371
    • Category: Nonfiction
    • Price: 9 USD

  • The Light of the World: A Memoir by Elizabeth Alexander: Used

    • UPC: 283481141623
    • Category: Nonfiction
    • Price: 25 USD

  • The Light of the World: A Memoir by Alexander, Elizabeth

    • UPC: 142978689163
    • Category: Nonfiction
    • Price: 7 USD

  • Light of the World by Elizabeth Alexander (English) Hardcover Book Free Shipping

    • UPC: 361466505405
    • Category: Nonfiction
    • Price: 20 USD

  • Elizabeth Alexander, "The Light of the World"

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