Monthly Archives: January 2011

The Best American Poetry 1992

Because Albertville owns the 1990 version of this series, this anthology can be let go. Continue reading

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Robert Service

Robert Service’s light verse is well represented on the shelves of the Albertville Public Library. Continue reading

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Selected Works of Stephen Vincent Benet, Vol 1 & 2

Such a comprehensive collection of Benet’s writings isn’t necessary in Albertville. Continue reading

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Devil’s Wine by Sue Scalf

Sue Scalf is worth keeping on the shelf. It wouldn’t hurt to add more recent work to this early volume. Continue reading

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3 by Carl Sandburg

Interest in Sandburg is waning but he’s an important enough figure to keep at least one volume on the shelves. Continue reading

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The Miracle of Angel Alley by Rose Saffron

Copyright 1961 Checked out 5 times in 46 years Last checked out 16 years ago I see no reason to keep this book on the shelf.  The poetry is not exceptional. There’s no indication that the poet is from the … Continue reading

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Collected Poems of Theodore Roethke

A Wonderful volume of Roethke’s poetry and a good fit for Albertville. Continue reading

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