Tuesday, April 24, 2012

April is National Poetry Month

In honor of National Poetry Month, check out one of these novels written completely in verses of poetry.  You'll love the change of pace and new way of reading a novel.  Reserve one of the titles below by clicking on the title of the book.  Have your library card handy. 

FYI: Most novels-in-verse are very quick reads! 

Bird by Zetta Elliott

The Dancing Pancake by Eileen Spinelli

Hate that Cat by Sharon Creech

Heartbeat by Sharon Creech

Inside Out & Back Again by Thanhha Lai

Like Pickle Juice on a Cookie by Julie Sternberg

Love that Dog by Sharon Creech

May B. by Caroline Starr Rose

Never Forgotten by Pat McKissak

Pearl Verses the World by Sally Murphy

Stichin' and Pullin': a Gee's Bend Quilt by Pat McKissak

Where the Steps Were by Andrea Chang

The Wild Book by Margarita Engle

Zorgamazoo by Robert Paul Weston