New Books by Massachusetts Poets

We invite you to support and celebrate the Commonwealth's rich poetry community by buying a new book of poetry by a Massachusetts poet for yourself, for a friend, or as a gift to your local library. The below are new books of poems by Massachusetts poets.

Get to know Massachusetts poets and their new books with our 'Getting to Know...' interview series.

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Getting to Know...
Interviews with Massachusetts poets with new books

Keith Althaus: Cold Storage
Jennifer Barber: Works on Paper
Joseph Benavidez: Case W-467
Jayne Benjulian: Five Sextilion Atoms
Carrie Bennett: The Land is a Painted Thing
Denise Bergman: A Woman In Pieces Crossed a Sea
Simeon Berry: Ampersand Revisisted and Monograph
Richard Blanco: How to Love a Country
Karina Borowicz: Proof
Elizabeth Bradfield: Once Removed
Ken Bresler: Poetry Made Visible: Boston Sites for Poetry Lovers, Art Lovers & Lovers
Kathline Carr: Miraculum Monstrum
Wendy Chen: Unearthings
Charles Coe: Memento Mori
Martha Collins: Admit One: An American Scrapbook 
Wyn Cooper: Mars Poetica
Diane Croft: The Unseen Partner
Barbara de la Cuesta: Rosamundo
Liam Day: Afforded Permanence
Lisa DeSiro: Labor
Maggie Dietz: That Kind of Happy
Lori Desrosiers: Sometimes I Hear the Clock Speak
Margot Douaihy: Girls Like You
Wendy Drexler: Before There Was Before
AR Dugan: Call/Response
Kelly DuMar: All These Cures
Susan Eisenberg: Stanley's Girl
Nausheen Eusuf: Not Elegy, But Eros
Howard Faerstein: Googootz and Other Poems
Frederick Farryl Goodwin: Galactic Milk
Leopold Figaro: The Colored Seasons
Linda Flaherty-Haltmaier: Rolling up the Sky
Hannah Fries: Little Terrarium
Michael Franco: A Book of Measure
Kevin Gallagher: Loom
Marianne Gambaro: Do NOT Stop for Hitchhikers
Kim Garcia: The Brighter House
Meia Geddes: Love Letters To The World
David Giannini: Span of Thread
David Giannini: The Future Only Rattles When You Pick It Up
Deborah Gorlin: Life of the Garment
Holly Guran: River of Bones
Audrey Henderson: Airstream
Rage Hezekiah: Stray Harbor
Kevin Hogan: My Riastrad
Jennifer Jean: The Fool
Terry S. Johnson: Coelescence
A.M. Juster: Sleaze & Slander and The Billy Collins Experience
Rebecca Kaiser Gibson: Opinel
Alice Kociemba: Bourne Bridge
Joy Ladin: The Future is Trying to Tell Us Something
Jim LaFond-Lewis: The Year There Were No Apples
Lori Lamothe: Trace Elements
Ruth Lepson: Ask Anyone
Gregg LeStage: Hope Is A Small Barn
Moira Linehan: Incarnate Grace
Julia Lisella: Always
Janet MacFadyen: Waiting to Be Born: American Ghazals & Other Journeys
Laurin Becker Macios: I Almost Was Animal
Fred Marchant: Said Not Said
Jennifer Markell: Samsara
Jennifer Martelli: The Uncanny Valley
Sarah McCann: Rose Fear
Kevin McLellan: Tributary
Ed Meek: Spy Pond
Gary Metras: The Moon in the Pool
Gary Metras: White Storm
Daryl Muranaka: Hanami
Leslea Newman: I Carry My Mother
Kathy Nilsson: The Infant Scholar
January Gill O'Neil: Misery Islands
Leah Poole Osowski: Hover Over Here
Andrew K. Peterson: Anonymous Bouquet
Ron Pies: The Myeloma Year
Anne Elezabeth Pluto: Lubbock Electric
Dennis Pollock: Frozen Rope
Susan Edwards Richmond: Before We Were Birds
Christopher Reilley: Breathing for Clouds
Steven Riel: Fellow Odd Fellow
John Ronan: Taking the Train of Singularity South from Midtown
Francine Rubin: If You’re Talking to Me: Commuter Poems
Scott Ruescher: Waiting for the Light to Change
Carla Schwartz: Intimacy With The Wind
Lloyd Schwartz: Little Kisses
Domenic Scopa: The Apathy of Clouds
Jay Sheets: The Hour Wasp
Len Solo: A Symphony of the Ordinary
Sarah Sousa: Split the Cow
Catherine 'Kate' Stearns: Then & Again
Dona Luongo Stein: Leaving Greece
Sandee Storey: Every State Has Its Own Light
Joshua Michael Stewart: Break Every String
David Surette: Malden
Wally Swist: Daudejing
Aldo Tambellini: Listen
Gail Thomas: Waving Back
Daniel Tobin: From Nothing
Sharon Tracey: What I Remember Most Is Everything
Jake Tringali: Poetry for the Neon Apocalypse
Sarah Trudgeon: The Plot Against the Baby
Richard Waring: What Love Tells Me
Molly Lynn Watt: On Wings of Song
Hilde Weisert: The Scheme of Things
Andrea Werblin: Sunday with the Sound Turned Off
Michael West: The Mango, 52 Haiku, and Natural Selection