Books tagged: narrative poetry

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I Want to Show You: Poems
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,740. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Through poetry, Jane Gilgun tells the story of one woman’s life. Inspired by Carolyn Heilbrun’s Writing a Woman’s Life, Jane writes in imagistic, lyric, and narrative styles to convey the rhythms of a life fully lived that includes the wonder of erotic love, the intrigues of bodily changes, and the warmth and com-fort of everyday life.
The House of Violence
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This poetic narrative was conceived in an unbearably hot apartment where I lived on noodles bought with my saved-up wad. I'd escape in daytime to the hospital canteen, from which I could write & gaze over the university, surrounding cottonwoods & roofs, & the low hills beyond the river. Six years later, when I finished, I thought I might die, as I had finished what I was on earth to do.
Bears Bees Honks and Hoots
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Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Educational
This is a free narrative poetry book which has a study/discussion guide at the end of the book for each story . - Hungry Willie - is about a black bear that ate a lot. - A Dog in a Race - is about a dog who raced to a special place. - The Swan and I - is about the life of a care free swan. - Nature's Scents - is about fresh air we all like - but ---. - Big Jack - is a tragedy about an animal.
Momo At The Doggie Beach And Other Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Poetry
This book has three narrative poetry selections. State Fair Time - is a humorous story about what someone eats and does at the fair. Momo At The Beach - a humorous story about Momo's exciting and humorous explorations at the beach. The Fiddlers - a humorous story of people and animals visiting a park just "fiddling around". It's interesting watching this group of "characters" visiting the park.
Licorice Poetry by Charmaine Thomson
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Price: Free! Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
This short collection of contemporary poems explores a range of themes including music composition, the New Zealand landscape, the freedoms of childhood, motorcycle rides, social justice, architecture, intimacy, school holidays, travel and coffee. The poems explore how identity and culture are expressed in brief forms. If you like your poetry ristretto, Licorice will suit you.
On The Verge
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,150. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
Sold to raise funds for rhino conservation, this is a verse-novel telling the incredible story of a young hitch-hiker who is given a ride by Arno, a bad tempered trucker who drives a gigantic juggernaut. Arno’s bullish and profit-driven world-view causes much friction between him and his passenger as the ill-matched pair embark on a terrifying journey, their adventures becoming ever more surreal.
The Lowdown Dirty Express
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,020. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Well, it's almost as disturbing as the corporate BS that inspired it.
Lord Peter and Little Kerstin
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Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 7,300. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Folk
A collection of ten ancient Swedish narrative ballads translated into English verse. They tell stories of love and death, kings and knights, and the wild spirits of the water and the woods.
The Immigrant - Poems and Reflections
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,500. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014 by Accomplish Press. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A collection of emotionally heartfelt poems and reflections, about a girl who left her friends, loves , family and home town behind, to search for a new life abroad. The poems evoke themes of sadness, loneliness, adjusting to a new life, pleasant and unpleasant surprises as well as other issues that will be familiar to anyone who has had to travel and live beyond their country’s borders.
Permanent Ink on Temporary Pages
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,270. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
16 poems detailing a narrator's struggle to find his place in the world as he drifts through parallel universes, replaces the people around him with fictional characters, scatters his poetry to the wind, and keeps the things he can't bear to lose by writing them down.