Books by David Baker

VINTAGE by David Baker
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 22, 2015

"An uneven debut novel by a talented food writer."
A story of adventure, espionage, and second chances all tangled up in the whereabouts of one lost bottle of wine. Read full book review >
THE TRUTH ABOUT SMALL TOWNS by David Baker
Released: July 1, 1998

"Contemplative and plainspoken—yet formally satisfying as well—Baker's rigorous verse tempers his sentimental yearnings."
Denison professor and poetry editor of the Kenyon Review, Baker (After the Reunion, 1994) stays true to his subject in this, his fifth book of poems in which he asks us to —lean down and listen.— And when we do, we hear the steady rhythms and strong cadences of a poet who measures his praise of the natural world and his celebration of love with the darkness that threatens both, all within the setting of small, rural towns. Read full book review >