About the Book

the terrible stories

the terrible stories

September 1996
Trade Paperback · 70 Pages
$12.50 U.S. · $15.00 CAN · £8.99 U.K. · €8.99 E.U.
ISBN 9781880238370
BOA Editions Ltd.


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About the Author

Lucille Clifton won the 2007 Ruth Lilly Poetry Award. Her book, Blessing the Boats (BOA Editions), won the 2000 National Book Award for Poetry. Two of Clifton's BOA poetry collections were chosen as finalists for the Pulitzer Prize in 1988. Clifton's awards include fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and an Emmy Award.