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Gwendolyn Brooks (1917–2000)

Author of Selected Poems

Includes the names: Gwendolyn Brooks, editor Gwendolyn Brooks, Gwendolyn Brooks Blakely

MembersReviewsPopularityRatingFavorited   Events   
1,676 (5,309)7411,382 (4.02)80
Selected Poems 567 copies, 6 reviews
Maud Martha 224 copies, 5 reviews
Blacks 136 copies, 2 reviews
Bronzeville Boys and Girls 128 copies, 13 reviews
The Essential Gwendolyn Brooks 122 copies, 2 reviews
To Disembark 25 copies, 1 review
A Street in Bronzeville 24 copies, 2 reviews
In the Mecca: Poems 23 copies, 1 review
Annie Allen 20 copies, 1 review
We Are Shining 16 copies, 1 review
Riot 15 copies
Beckonings 13 copies
Family Pictures 13 copies
The Bean Eaters 10 copies, 1 review
Aloneness 9 copies
Winnie 7 copies
We Real Cool 4 copies
Vern 1 copy
Narcissa 1 copy
Andre 1 copy
Contemporary American Poetry (Contributor, some editions) 339 copies, 1 review
The Rag and Bone Shop of the Heart: A Poetry Anthology (Contributor) 328 copies, 3 reviews
Cries of The Spirit (Contributor) 303 copies, 3 reviews
The Black Poets (Contributor) 275 copies
The Penguin Book of Women Poets (Contributor) 259 copies
The Art of Losing (Contributor) 155 copies, 19 reviews
Poets of World War II (Contributor) 117 copies, 2 reviews
No More Masks! an Anthology of Poems by Women (Author, some editions; Contributor) 111 copies
The Penguin Book of Women's Humour (Contributor) 98 copies
The 100 Best African American Poems (Contributor) 74 copies, 5 reviews
Black Women Writers at Work (Contributor) 53 copies, 1 review
Soulscript: Afro-American Poetry (Contributor) 33 copies, 1 review
Modern Women Poets (Contributor) 13 copies
Family: Stories from the Interior (Contributor) 13 copies

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