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Most Popular Poet in America


A two-term U.S. Poet Laureate, Billy Collins is an American phenomenon. Since Robert Frost, no poet has managed to combine high critical acclaim with such broad popular appeal. He captures readers with his understated wit, profound insight and a sense of being sociable.


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Billy Collins

Billy Collins, dubbed America’s favorite poet by The Wall Street Journal, is the author of 12 collections of poetry. His most recent work, "The Rain in Portugal," features nearly 50 new poems. His previous collections include, include "Aimless Love," "Horoscopes for the Dead," "Ballistics," "The Trouble with Poetry," "Nine Horses," "Sailing Alone Around the Room," "Questions About Angels," "The Art of Drowning" and "Picnic, Lightning....

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