Joseph Salvatore: Best 25 Poetry Books of 2017

Advances in Embroidery: Poems, with Translations from Mahmoud Darwish - Ahmad Al-Ashqar

Joseph Salvatore: Best 25 Poetry Books of 2017 (as published by The Brooklyn Rail)

  1. Advances in Embroidery: Poems, with Translations from Mahmoud Darwish – Ahmad Al-Ashqar
  2. Calling a Wolf a Wolf – Kaveh Akbar
  3. Bye-Bye Land – Christian Barter
  4. Before the Drought – Margo Berdeshevsky
  5. Half-Light: Collected Poems 1965-2016 – Frank Bidart
  6. Let’s Not Live on Earth – Sarah Blake
  7. Second Nature – Patricia Carlin
  8. Barbie Chang – Victoria Chang
  9. When I Grow Up I Want to Be a List of Further Possibilities – Chen Chen
  10. bone – Yrsa Daley-Ward
  11. Trophic Cascade – Camille T. Dungy
  12. The January Children – Safia Elhillo
  13. Gates & Fields – Jennifer Firestone
  14. Sky Country – Christine Kitano
  15. I Am Flying into Myself: Selected Poems, 1960-2014 – Bill Knott
  16. These Days Of Candy – Manuel Paul Lopez
  17. In the Language of My Captor – Shane McCrae
  18. Devotions: The Selected Poems of Mary Oliver – Mary Oliver
  19. There Are More Beautiful Things Than Beyonce – Morgan Parker
  20. On Imagination – Mary Ruefle
  21. Lessons on Expulsion – Erika L. Sánchez
  22. Don’t Call Us Dead – Danez Smith
  23. The Trembling Answers – Craig Morgan Teicher
  24. Afterland – Mai Der Vang
  25. Where the Time Goes – Gale Renee Walden