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Sharon Olds

Author of The Dead and the Living

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Sharon Olds was born in San Francisco. She lives in New York City.
— biography from The Dead and the Living
The Dead and the Living 485 copies, 1 review
The gold cell : poems 459 copies, 4 reviews
Satan Says 330 copies, 3 reviews
Stag's Leap: Poems 281 copies, 10 reviews
The Wellspring: Poems 245 copies, 4 reviews
The Father 240 copies, 1 review
The Unswept Room 197 copies, 1 review
One Secret Thing 106 copies, 3 reviews
Odes 87 copies, 3 reviews
Arias 45 copies
Selected Poems 21 copies
Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, and Drama (Contributor, some editions) 853 copies, 7 reviews
Poetry 180: A Turning Back to Poetry (Contributor) 688 copies, 9 reviews
The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Poetry (Contributor, some editions) 669 copies, 3 reviews
The Rag and Bone Shop of the Heart: A Poetry Anthology (Contributor) 353 copies, 3 reviews
180 More: Extraordinary Poems for Every Day (Contributor) 330 copies, 9 reviews
The Best American Poetry 2001 (Contributor) 210 copies
The Best American Poetry 1999 (Contributor) 209 copies
The Best American Poetry 2002 (Contributor) 175 copies, 1 review
The Art of Losing (Contributor) 167 copies, 20 reviews
The Best American Poetry 1994 (Contributor) 159 copies, 1 review
The Best American Poetry 2009 (Contributor) 127 copies, 1 review
Pleasure and Danger: Exploring Female Sexuality (Contributor) 118 copies, 1 review
The Best American Poetry 2010 (Contributor) 110 copies, 3 reviews
Emergency Kit (Contributor, some editions) 100 copies, 1 review
Poems from the Women's Movement (Contributor) 99 copies
A Memory, a Monologue, a Rant, and a Prayer (Contributor) 98 copies, 1 review
The Best American Poetry 2017 (Contributor) 82 copies, 1 review
The Best American Poetry 2014 (Contributor) 69 copies
The Best American Poetry 2018 (Contributor) 60 copies, 1 review
The Hungry Ear: Poems of Food and Drink (Contributor) 57 copies, 1 review
The Best American Poetry 2019 (Contributor) 45 copies, 2 reviews
The Seasons of Women: An Anthology (Contributor) 42 copies
The Best American Poetry 2020 (Contributor) 28 copies, 1 review
The Best of the Bellevue Literary Review (Contributor) 24 copies, 1 review
Modern Women Poets (Contributor) 14 copies
Poetry Magazine February 2016 (Contributor) 7 copies, 1 review
The Paris Review 96 1985 Summer (Contributor) 2 copies
Sinister Wisdom 5 (Contributor) 1 copy

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