The Indie Poetry Bestseller List

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    Based on sales at independent bookstores nationwide for the eight-week period ending May 3, 2015.

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

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

    3. A Thousand Mornings
    Mary Oliver, Penguin, $16, 9780143124054

    4. Ten Windows: How Great Poems Transform the World
    Jane Hirshfield, Knopf, $24.95, 9780385351058

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

    6. This Present Moment
    Gary Snyder, Counterpoint, $22, 9781619025240

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

    8. The Beauty
    Jane Hirshfield, Knopf, $26, 9780385351072

    9. Dog Songs
    Mary Oliver, Penguin Press, $26.95, 9781594204784

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

    11. The Complete Poetry
    Maya Angelou, Random House, $30, 9780812997873

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

    13. The Essential Rumi
    Jalal al-Din Rumi, Coleman Barks (Trans.), HarperSF, $15.99, 9780062509598

    14. Faithful and Virtuous Night
    Louise Gluck, FSG, $23, 9780374152017

    15. Poems to Learn by Heart
    Caroline Kennedy, Jon J Muth (Illus.), Hyperion, $19.99, 9781423108054

    16. The Odyssey
    Homer, Robert Fagles (Trans.), Penguin, $18, 9780140268867

    17. New and Selected Poems, Volume 2
    Mary Oliver, Beacon Press, $16, 9780807068878

    18. Chasers of the Light: Poems From the Typewriter Series
    Tyler Knott Gregson, Perigee, $18, 9780399169731

    19. Why I Wake Early
    Mary Oliver, Beacon Press, $15, 9780807068793

    20. Map: Collected and Last Poems
    Wislawa Szymborska, Houghton Mifflin, $32, 9780544126022

    21. Bluets
    Maggie Nelson, Wave Books, $14, 9781933517407

    22. The Best American Poetry 2014
    Terrance Hayes (Ed.), Scribner, $18.99, 9781476708171

    23. From the New World: Poems 1976 – 2014
    Jorie Graham, Ecco, $29.99, 9780062315403

    24. Brand New Ancients
    Kate Tempest, Bloomsbury, $15, 9781632862075

    25. Good Poems
    Garrison Keillor (Ed.), Penguin, $20, 9780142003442