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Professors

New Directions is proud to serve the academic community with many new international literature and poetry titles, and one of the finest literary backlists in American publishing. We aim to publish our books in affordable editions for students. We offer free reading guides that can be used by educators, reading groups, or individual readers. In addition, New Directions publishes anthologies of world literature that provide a great way to introduce students to a variety of contemporary writing.

Desk and Examination Copies

To request a desk copy please complete the form via our distributor W. W. Norton: https://wwnorton.com/ordering-and-returns/exam-copy-from-a-norton-distribution-partner

For class orders, please contact W. W. Norton.

High School

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College

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Academic Titles
Sep, 01 2004
cover image of the book A Streetcar Named Desire
A Streetcar Named Desire
Mar, 26 2019
cover image of the book The Glass Menagerie: The High School Edition
The Glass Menagerie: The High School Edition
Oct, 14 1999
cover image of the book The Glass Menagerie
The Glass Menagerie
Dec, 12 2017
cover image of the book Bakkhai
Bakkhai
Aug, 28 2018
cover image of the book Be With
Be With
Sep, 26 2017
cover image of the book Go, Went, Gone by Jenny Erpenbeck | New Directions
Go, Went, Gone by Jenny Erpenbeck | New Directions
Nov, 08 2016
cover image of the book The Emigrants
The Emigrants
Oct, 11 2016
cover image of the book Nineteen Ways of Looking at Wang Wei
Nineteen Ways of Looking at Wang Wei
Mar, 25 2013
cover image of the book Nausea
Nausea
Sep, 01 2008
cover image of the book Nightwood
Nightwood
Nov, 08 2016
cover image of the book The Rings of Saturn
The Rings of Saturn
Jun, 01 2009
cover image of the book Miss Lonelyhearts & The Day of the Locust
Miss Lonelyhearts & The Day of the Locust
Sep, 01 2004
cover image of the book Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Jun, 25 2019
cover image of the book Malina
Malina
Apr, 30 2019
cover image of the book Star
Star
May, 01 2005
cover image of the book Mountain Home
Mountain Home
Oct, 29 2019
cover image of the book The Factory
The Factory
Jul, 13 2011
cover image of the book Spring and All
Spring and All
Mar, 27 2018
cover image of the book The Beekeeper
The Beekeeper
Feb, 27 2018
cover image of the book Cat Poems
Cat Poems
Oct, 03 2023
cover image of the book The Hour of the Star
The Hour of the Star
Dec, 01 2003
cover image of the book By Night in Chile
By Night in Chile
Jun, 25 2019
cover image of the book Happiness, as Such
Happiness, as Such
Dec, 01 2008
cover image of the book Love Poems
Love Poems
Nov, 01 2007
cover image of the book My Emily Dickinson
My Emily Dickinson
Jun, 25 2019
cover image of the book The Dry Heart
The Dry Heart
May, 28 2019
cover image of the book The Chandelier
The Chandelier
Jun, 13 2012
cover image of the book The Passion According to G.H.
The Passion According to G.H.
Oct, 04 2016
cover image of the book Envelope Poems
Envelope Poems
Dec, 17 2019
cover image of the book The Last Wolf & Herman
The Last Wolf & Herman
Feb, 25 2020
cover image of the book Norma Jeane Baker of Troy
Norma Jeane Baker of Troy
Sep, 27 2018
cover image of the book The Doctor Stories
The Doctor Stories
Apr, 01 2009
cover image of the book Nox
Nox
Jun, 26 2018
cover image of the book The Complete Stories
The Complete Stories
Sep, 15 2015
cover image of the book Confessions Of A Mask
Confessions Of A Mask
Mar, 01 1970
cover image of the book Paris Spleen
Paris Spleen
Oct, 29 2019
cover image of the book Tell Them of Battles, Kings, and Elephants
Tell Them of Battles, Kings, and Elephants
Nov, 26 2019
cover image of the book Black Mountain Poems
Black Mountain Poems
Jul, 17 2013
cover image of the book Miss Lonelyhearts
Miss Lonelyhearts
Sep, 24 2019
cover image of the book Baron Wenckheim's Homecoming
Baron Wenckheim's Homecoming
Oct, 05 2011
cover image of the book A Season in Hell & The Drunken Boat
A Season in Hell & The Drunken Boat
Oct, 29 2019
cover image of the book Some Trick
Some Trick
Nov, 01 2007
cover image of the book New Seeds of Contemplation
New Seeds of Contemplation
May, 01 2001
cover image of the book Alphabet
Alphabet
May, 01 2007
cover image of the book Labyrinths
Labyrinths
May, 01 2008
cover image of the book Senselessness
Senselessness
Nov, 28 2017
cover image of the book Mrs. Caliban
Mrs. Caliban
Sep, 01 2009
cover image of the book Siddhartha / The Dhammapada
Siddhartha / The Dhammapada
Oct, 29 2019
cover image of the book Sweet Days of Discipline
Sweet Days of Discipline
Apr, 30 2019
cover image of the book The Besieged City
The Besieged City
May, 01 2006
cover image of the book An Episode in the Life of a Landscape Painter
An Episode in the Life of a Landscape Painter
May, 01 1999
cover image of the book Midwinter Day
Midwinter Day
Mar, 22 2013
cover image of the book That Smell & Notes from Prison
That Smell & Notes from Prison
Jun, 13 2012
cover image of the book Near to the Wild Heart
Near to the Wild Heart
Nov, 27 2018
cover image of the book Silence, Joy
Silence, Joy
Jul, 01 1964
cover image of the book Great Sanskrit Plays In Modern Translation
Great Sanskrit Plays In Modern Translation
Apr, 30 2019
cover image of the book Mac's Problem
Mac's Problem
Mar, 05 2012
cover image of the book Satantango
Satantango
Sep, 27 2012
cover image of the book Goodbye to Berlin
Goodbye to Berlin
May, 28 2015
cover image of the book Day Of The Locust
Day Of The Locust
Apr, 24 2018
cover image of the book The Emissary
The Emissary
Mar, 01 2010
cover image of the book The Way of Chuang Tzu
The Way of Chuang Tzu
Feb, 25 2020
cover image of the book A Treatise on Stars
A Treatise on Stars
Apr, 30 2019
cover image of the book EEG
EEG