National Poetry Month – Staff Picks

national poetry month, staff picks

April is National Poetry Month! Check out our staff’s favorites below, and click the link to place a hold in our catalog.






list of poetry titles

Sarah V:
What Kind of Woman by Kate Baer
New and Selected Poems by Mary Oliver
Call Us What We Carry by Amanda Gorman
Honorable Mention: Bright Dead Things by Ada Limón (available on Hoopla)

Legacy by Nikki Grimes



list of poetry titles Sean: 
Leaves of Grass by Walt Whitman
The Complete Poems of Percy Bysshe Shelley
Where the Sidewalk Ends by Shel Silverstein

New Collected Poems by Wendell Berry

An American Sunrise by Joy Harjo


list of poetry titlesKaty K.: 
Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson
The Microscope by Maxine Kumin
Honorable mention: When Green Becomes Tomatoes by Julie Fogliano

Where The Sidewalk Ends by Shel Silverstein

A Shropshire Lad by A. E. Housman (available on Hoopla)