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Abandoned Quarry named SIBA Poetry winner.

Celebrate Independents! SIBA’s 2012 Book Award Winners PDF print email
Marketing – SIBA Book Award
Tuesday, 03 July 2012 14:58

The best in southern literature, from the people who would know. . .Southern Independent (and independently-minded!) Booksellers

SIBA Book Award

(Columbia, SC) Southern indie booksellers once again demonstrate their independence of mind by choosing an excitingly eclectic collection of books for the 2012 SIBA Book Awards.

Poetry Winner: Abandoned Quarry  by John Lane (Mercer University Press)

Lane’s poetry is rich with love of place and environment.”  –City Lights Bookstore

Abandoned Quarry is a collection of poems by one of the South’s most admired environmental writers. The collection makes available for the first time under one cover poems from a dozen full collections and chapbooks. The poems range in subject matter through relationships, nature, improvisational pieces, and rants about the strangeness of the modern condition.

  Congratulations, John, on a well deserved award!

See more about this title  http://www.mupress.org/productdetails.cfm?PC=517

 

 

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