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Dara Wier

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Dara Wier's books include You Good Thing (Wave Books 2013), Selected Poems (Wave Books 2011), Remnants of Hannah (Wave Books 2006), Hat On a Pond (Verse Press 2002), and Voyages in English (Carnegie Mellon 2001). Reverse Rapture (Verse Press 2005), a book length poem in nine-line stanzas in nine-stanza pieces, was selected by Stephen Rodefer for the 2006 Poetry Center Book Award from The American Poetry Archives. Among her works are the limited editions A Civilian's Journal of the War Years (Song Cave), (X In Fix) in Rain Taxi's Brainstorm Series, Fly on the Wall (Oat City Press), and The Lost Epic, co-written with James Tate (Waiting for Godot Books in 1999). Her work has been supported by fellowships and awards from the Guggenheim Foundat ...more


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You Good Thing
4.56 of 5 stars 4.56 avg rating — 63 ratings — published 2013
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Remnants of Hannah
4.23 of 5 stars 4.23 avg rating — 65 ratings — published 2006 — 2 editions
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Reverse Rapture
4.38 of 5 stars 4.38 avg rating — 50 ratings — published 2005
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Selected Poems
4.62 of 5 stars 4.62 avg rating — 47 ratings — published 2009
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Hat on a Pond
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4.48 of 5 stars 4.48 avg rating — 33 ratings — published 2001
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Voyages in English
4.5 of 5 stars 4.50 avg rating — 18 ratings — published 2001
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Blood, Hook & Eye
3.95 of 5 stars 3.95 avg rating — 21 ratings — published 1977 — 2 editions
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Blue for the Plough
4.31 of 5 stars 4.31 avg rating — 13 ratings — published 1992 — 2 editions
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Our Master Plan
4.5 of 5 stars 4.50 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 1999 — 2 editions
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The Book of Knowledge
4.27 of 5 stars 4.27 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 1988 — 2 editions
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