Horoscopes for the Dead (Paperback)

By Billy Collins

Picador USA, 9780330543736

Publication Date: July 1, 2011

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Description

Collins is widely acknowledged as a prominent player at the table of modern American poetry. And in this smart, lyrical, and mischievous collection of poetry, which covers the everlasting themes of love and loss, youth and aging, solitude and union, Collins's verbal gifts are on full display.


About the Author

Billy Collins is the author of nine collections of poetry and the editor of "Poetry 180: A Turning Back to Poetry, 180 More: Extraordinary Poems for Every Day, "and" Bright Wings: An Illustrated Anthology of Poems about Birds." He was Poet Laureate of the United States from 2001 to 2003 and Poet Laureate of New York State from 2004 to 2006.
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