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Review: New Addresses

User Review  - Eirin - Goodreads

One of the more wonderful books of prose poetry I have read. Koch's style of address is both beautiful and different. I liked how he used the second person so much, in addressing the subjects that ... Read full review

Review: New Addresses

User Review  - Anne - Goodreads

Funny, clever, inventive, and often quite moving. Makes you pause and ponder your own life. I really loved this collection. Read full review

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User Review  - Beth - Goodreads

To My Twenties is a spectacular poem Read full review

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User Review  - Antoine McGrath - Goodreads

Many things are more, important than good grammar like the time we, gave life to a poem Read full review

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User Review  - James - Goodreads

Although I really loved this book, reading it all at once can cause all the poems to wash together since they're all written not only in the same mode, if you will, but also in virtually the same tone ... Read full review

Review: New Addresses

User Review  - Regulator - Goodreads

Kenneth Koch's "New Addresses" is a collection of poems with the feel of a memoir. Reminiscent of Neruda's "Odes to Common Things" each poem addresses a new abstraction - Stammering, Jewishness, The ... Read full review

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User Review  - Erik - Goodreads

Some real gems, but also a few that didn't seem to be doing much. Perhaps the repeated theme of "the address," often to concepts rather than tangible addressees, simply makes this a book to tackle in smaller bites. Read full review

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User Review  - Russ - Goodreads

he addresses many things and people and problems and the past and the present just a wonderful book. I will miss his work. Read full review

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User Review  - Rachel - Goodreads

I think this was the first book of poems I ever bought, and I guess it kind of unlocked a love of poetry I didn't know I had. The format of New Addresses is completely delightful: each poem is written ... Read full review


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