40 Books to Read Before Turning 40
The manual for making your first four decades the most joyful, wise and stress-free of your life.
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The Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Back Bay Books
She wrote almost 1,800 poems, but few were published in her lifetime. She rarely left her room, much less her father's house; locals regarded her as an eccentric. Yet Dickinson's verse grappled with big issues—love and death and solitude—and her passion is nearly unparalleled.