Open House: Poems
Open House, Beth Ann’s first book, was published by Zoo Press in 2002 as the winner of the 2001 Kenyon Review Prize. It was reissued by W. W. Norton, Sept. 2009. Selected for the Great Lakes Colleges New Writers Award, Open House was also a Los Angeles Times Book Award Nominee and a BookSense Top Ten Poetry Pick. Individual poems in this volume won a Pushcart Prize, an Illinois Arts Councils grant, and the Wood Award from The Carolina Quarterly and were reprinted in The Best American Poetry, Poets of the New Century, and The Penguin Book of the Sonnet.