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Marie Howe

Marie Howe, former poet laureate of New York, is the author of The Good Thief, What the Living Do, and The Kingdom of Ordinary Time. She teaches at Sarah Lawrence College and lives in New York City.

Books by Marie Howe

  1. Book CoverThe Kingdom of Ordinary Time: Poems

    Finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize: “Thought-provoking, poignant, brutal, amusing, and always beautiful.”—Elizabeth BergMore

  2. Book CoverMagdalene: Poems

    “Marie Howe’s poetry is luminous, intense, and eloquent, rooted in an abundant inner life.”—Stanely KunitzMore

  3. Book CoverWhat the Living Do: Poems

    "A deeply beautiful book, with the fierce galloping pace of a great novel."—Liz Rosenberg Boston GlobeMore