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Book reviews and other reflections from one of Oregon's young adult librarians

“Because I Could Not Stop for Death” by Emily Dickinson December 31, 2012

Filed under: Classics,Poetry — hilariouslibrarian @ 7:52 am
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Not surprisingly, the poetry of Emily Dickinson plays a role of its own in the story of Emily’s Dress and Other Missing Things by Kathryn Burak. Lines from this poem appear early in the book and spark an important relationship for Claire.

Full text of "Because I Could Not Stop for Death" by Emily Dickinson

Text courtesy of Poets.org; Image from Microsoft Clip Art

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