The poems of Toby Olson are essential reading for anyone who cares about the meaning and feeling of love, kinship, mortality, and poetry. He’s that rarest of writers, a first-rate novelist who writes first-rate poetry, and vice versa. This book reminds us of that.

—Russell Banks

Human Nature

Poetry by Toby Olson

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Paperback (published April 1, 2000)

ISBN
9780811214407
Price US
14.95
Trim Size
6x9
Page Count
96

The poems of Toby Olson are essential reading for anyone who cares about the meaning and feeling of love, kinship, mortality, and poetry. He’s that rarest of writers, a first-rate novelist who writes first-rate poetry, and vice versa. This book reminds us of that.

—Russell Banks