Famous by Kathleen Flenniken
My rating: 4 of 5 stars
I am really not a poetry person, so that this got four stars should really say something!
These are quiet poems about relatively mundane things - a Holiday Inn, for example, or the marriage bed; some are about semi-famous people (Mary Todd Lincoln). My favorite is "How to Read This Story to Your Children", which encapsulates what I think of when I read aloud.
It's a keeper, and perhaps even a book to be re-read sometime soon.