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Whale Day - Billy Collins

Funny but serious, accessible but rich in meaning, consistently surprising-the world looks slightly different after reading a Billy Collins' poem. He's a one-off, an American treasure- Nick Laird

A new collection from Billy Collins, former US Poet Laureate and 'America's favorite poet' - Wall Street Journal

These are poems of whimsy and imaginative acrobatics, but they are grounded in the familiar, common things of everyday experience. Collins takes us for a walk with an impossibly ancient dog, discovers the proper way to eat a banana, meets an Irish spider, and invites us to his own funeral. Facing both the wonders of being alive and the thrill of mortality, these new poems can only solidify Collins's reputation as one of America's most durable and interesting poets.

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We believe in giving back; We are proud to give 1% of all orders directly to environmental not for profit groups whose focus is the protection, preservation and restoration of our planet. This means every time you purchase from us, 1% goes directly to an environmental cause.

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