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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Randy Brooks  

Pen Name: None


Audience: Adult;

Born: 1954 in Hutchinson, Kansas

-- Randy Brooks on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Randy Brooks lives in Decatur, Illinois and is a professor at Milliken University also in Decatur.

Biographical and Professional Information

Randy Brooks is an award winning Haiku poet.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library

School's Out : Selected Haiku of Randy Brooks
ISBN: 1878798200

Press Here. 1999

School's Out is precisely what a selected works should be: a showcase of a substantial number of haiku from decades of work. It is a landmark collection and confirms that Randy Brooks is one of the foremost haiku poets in the English language:

two lines in the water . . .
not a word between
father and son

Includes 174 haiku, 65 never before published.



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