The Indie Poetry Bestseller List

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    Based on sales at independent bookstores nationwide for the eight-week period ending April 24, 2016.

    1. Felicity
    Mary Oliver, Penguin Press, $24.95, 9781594206764

    2. Dog Songs
    Mary Oliver, Penguin, $16, 9780143125839

    3. She Walks in Beauty: A Woman’s Journey Through Poems
    Caroline Kennedy, Grand Central, $15.99, 9781455564071

    4. Milk and Honey
    Rupi Kaur, Andrews McMeel, $14.99, 9781449474256

    5. Dead Man’s Float
    Jim Harrison, Copper Canyon, $23, 9781556594458

    6. Love Poems
    Pablo Neruda, New Directions, $11.95, 9780811217293

    7. Aimless Love
    Billy Collins, Random House, $16, 9780812982671

    8. New and Selected Poems: Volume One
    Mary Oliver, Beacon Press, $18, 9780807068779

    9. A Thousand Mornings
    Mary Oliver, Penguin, $17, 9780143124054

    10. The Prophet
    Kahlil Gibran, Knopf, $15, 9780394404288

    11. When Green Becomes Tomatoes: Poems for All Seasons
    Julie Fogliano, Julie Morstad (Illus.), Roaring Brook Press, $18.99, 9781596438521

    12. Poem-a-Day: 365 Poems for Every Occasion
    Academy of American Poets, Abrams, $16.95, 9781419717994

    13. Bluets
    Maggie Nelson, Wave Books, $16, 9781933517407

    14. All the Words Are Yours
    Tyler Knott Gregson, Perigee, $18, 9780399176005

    15. The Best American Poetry 2015
    David Lehman, Sherman Alexie (Eds.), Scribner, $18.99, 9781476708201

    16. The Essential Rumi
    Jalal al-Din Rumi, Coleman Barks (Trans.), HarperSF, $16.99, 9780062509598

    17. Shaler’s Fish
    Helen MacDonald, Atlantic Monthly Press, $22, 9780802124630

    18. What Are You Glad About? What Are You Mad About?: Poems for When a Person Needs a Poem
    Judith Viorst, Lee White (Illus.), Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books, $17.99, 9781481423557

    19. The Odyssey
    Homer, Penguin, $18, 9780140268867

    20. Faithful and Virtuous Night
    Louise Gluck, FSG, $14, 9780374535773

    21. Blue Horses
    Mary Oliver, Penguin Press, $24.95, 9781594204791

    22. Catalog of Unabashed Gratitude
    Ross Gay, University of Pittsburgh Press, $15.95, 9780822963318

    23. The Poetry of Emily Dickinson
    Emily Dickinson, Canterbury Classics, $14.99, 9781626863897

    24. Howl: And Other Poems
    Allen Ginsberg, City Lights, $7.95, 9780872860179

    25. Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer, The Spirit of the Civil Rights Movement
    Carole Boston Weatherford, Ekua Holmes (Illus.), Candlewick Press, $17.99, 9780763665319