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Sex on Earth: A Celebration of Animal Reproduction
Jules Howard

Spoon River Anthology

Spoon River Anthology - Edgar Masters,  John E. Hallwas (Editor) I had to read a few of Masters' poems in high school and since then I have intended on reading more. Back then I found the selections the teacher made to be poignant and funny at times. Now that I have finally gotten around to reading the entire anthology I was rather disappointed. There were a few poems that reminded me why I enjoyed Masters' in high school but largely the poems were tiresome and too woe-is-me (granted the people are dead) to enjoy. The concept is excellent, I've always believed that, but the many dull poems overwhelm the few that shine.