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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Courtney Queeney  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Poetry

Born: 1978 in Chicago, Illinois


-- Courtney Queeney on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=courtney+queeney


Illinois Connection

She was born in Chicago,Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Queeney is a poet. She first came to public attention in 2005 when she placed third in the prestigiuous ''Atlantic Monthly'' student poetry competition.


Selected Titles At Your Library

Filibuster to delay a kiss :
ISBN: 9780307484796. OCLC Number: 647513622

Random House,. .

Poems chronicle a young woman's coming of age as she deals with difficult issues of parental, aesthetic, and romantic passion and conflict and struggles to redefine her own complex and individual sensibility as a woman and a writer.

Filibuster to delay a kiss :
ISBN: 1400065631. OCLC Number: 71290457

Random House,. .

Poems chronicle a young woman's coming of age as she deals with difficult issues of parental, aesthetic, and romantic passion and conflict and struggles to redefine her own complex and individual sensibility as a woman and a writer.

Three new poets /
ISBN: 1931357366. OCLC Number: 63245305

Sheep Meadow Press ;. .

Additional Title Information

  • Three New Poets

    , Sheep Meadow Press, 2006

  • Filibuster to Delay a Kiss and Other Poems

    , Random House , 2007


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