The Quiet (Paperback)

By Anne-Marie Turza

House of Anansi Press, 9781770894433, 79pp.

Publication Date: May 6, 2014

List Price: 19.95*
* Individual store prices may vary.


Anne-Marie Turza's poignant debut collection is a vibrant, imaginative meditation on quiet -- in unseen cities, in secret spaces, in forgotten rooms, in our everyday life. In these delicately vibrant poems, The Quiet illuminates the private, hushed, underlying moments that discreetly pervade the human experience.

About the Author

Anne-Marie Turza has an MFA from the University of Victoria. Her work has appeared in Arc Poetry Magazine, The Malahat Review, and the anthology The Best Canadian Poetry in English 2010, among others. She lives in Victoria, British Columbia.