Search - List of Books by Betsy Sholl

Elizabeth "Betsy" Sholl is an American poet and the current poet laureate of Maine. She was appointed by Governor John Baldacci to the position in 2006 and will hold it until 2011. She is the author of seven collections of poetry, most recently, Rough Cradle (Alice James Books, 2009). Her poetry has been published in numerous journals and magazines including Orion Magazine, Field, Triquarterly, The Kenyon Review, The Massachusetts Review, Ploughshares, and Beloit Poetry Journal. She has been awarded fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Maine Arts Commission.

She was one of the seven founding members of Alice James Books, and teaches at the University of Southern Maine and in the low-residency MFA program at the Vermont College of Fine Arts. She has been a visiting poet at the University of Pittsburgh and at Bucknell University.

She grew up in Brick Town, New Jersey, and has an MFA in poetry writing from Vermont College as well as an M.A. from the University of Rochester and a BA in English Literature from Bucknell University. She lives in Portland, Maine, with her husband. She and her husband, Doug Sholl, moved to Maine in 1983 after stints in Boston and Big Stone Gap, Virginia.

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Total Books: 14
Rough Cradle
2009 - Rough Cradle (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781882295739
ISBN-10: 1882295730
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Late Psalm
2004 - Late Psalm [University of Wisconsin Press Poetry Series] (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780299198909
ISBN-10: 0299198901
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Late Psalm
2004 - Late Psalm [University of Wisconsin Press Poetry Series] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780299198947
ISBN-10: 0299198944
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
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Changing Faces
2002 - Changing Faces (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780914086055
ISBN-10: 0914086057
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Rooms Overhead
2002 - Rooms Overhead (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780914086673
ISBN-10: 0914086677
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Sightings
2001 - Sightings [Walking to Windward: Poets of New England, Volume 4 - Walking to Windward] (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781882291847
ISBN-10: 1882291840
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Don't Explain
1997 - Don't Explain [Felix Pollak Prize in Poetry] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780299157241
ISBN-10: 0299157245
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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Don't Explain
1997 - Don't Explain [Felix Pollak Prize in Poetry] (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780299157203
ISBN-10: 0299157202
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Red Line
1992 - The Red Line [Pitt Poetry Series] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780822954828
ISBN-10: 0822954826
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Appalachian Winter
1978 - Appalachian Winter (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780914086215
ISBN-10: 0914086219
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Red Line
The Red Line [Pitt Poetry Series] (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780822937227
ISBN-10: 0822937220
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Rooms Overhead
Rooms Overhead (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780914086666
ISBN-10: 0914086669
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Coastal Bop
Coastal Bop (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781882291809
ISBN-10: 1882291808
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
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