20 Books of Poetry Everyone Should Own
Verse to reach for on a lazy evening—or a difficult day: The poetry no reader's library should be without.
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The Collected Poems of Langston Hughes
The Harlem Renaissance poet is celebrated for "A Dream Deferred" and "I, Too, Sing America," but this definitive collection also offers stunners such as the pithy "Suicide's Note."
— Carmela Ciuraru