Teen Poetry and Novels in Verse
To celebrate National Poetry Month, here is a list of great poetry and novels in verse for teens.   Print this list Print this list

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Cover Art: Diverse-city 2008 /
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Cover Art: Tell the world : teen poems from WritersCorps /
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Cover Art: My life isn't easy : words by students at Stadium View School.
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Cover Art: Side by side : new poems inspired by art from around the world /
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Cover Art: Falling hard : 100 love poems by teenagers /
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Cover Art: Time you let me in : 25 poets under 25 /
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Cover Art: Red hot salsa : bilingual poems on being young and Latino in the United States /
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Cover Art: Believe me, I know : poetry and photography /
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Cover Art: I am the darker brother : an anthology of modern poems by African Americans /
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Cover Art: Poetry speaks-- who I am /
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Cover Art: Diverse-City /
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Cover Art: I just hope it's lethal : poems of sadness, madness, and joy /
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Cover Art: The death of Jayson Porter /
The death of Jayson Porter /
Adoff, Jaime.
Teen Fiction ADOFF
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Cover Art: The young inferno /
The young inferno /
Agard, John, 1949-
Teen Nonfiction Book 821.92 Ag15
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Cover Art: Crush : love poems /
Crush : love poems /
Alexander, Kwame.
Teen Nonfiction Book 808.81935 A
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Cover Art: How to (un)cage a girl /
How to (un)cage a girl /
Block, Francesca Lia.
Teen Nonfiction Book 811.54 B62
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Cover Art: Psyche in a dress /
Psyche in a dress /
Block, Francesca Lia.
Teen Fiction BLOCK
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Cover Art: Because I am furniture /
Because I am furniture /
Chaltas, Thalia.
Teen Fiction CHALTAS
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Cover Art: The surrender tree : poems of Cuba's struggle for freedom /
The surrender tree : poems of Cuba's struggle for freedom /
Engle, Margarita.
Children's Nonfiction BookPS3555.N4254 S87 2008
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Cover Art: You don't even know me : stories and poems about boys /
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Cover Art: Crossing stones /
Crossing stones /
Frost, Helen, 1949-
Teen Fiction FROST
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Cover Art: Wicked girls : a novel of the Salem witch trials /
Wicked girls : a novel of the Salem witch trials /
Hemphill, Stephanie.
Teen Fiction HEMPHIL
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Cover Art: Your own, Sylvia : a verse portrait of Sylvia Plath /
Your own, Sylvia : a verse portrait of Sylvia Plath /
Hemphill, Stephanie.
Children's Nonfiction BookPS3608.E49 Y68 2007
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Cover Art: Sister Slam and the poetic motormouth road trip /
Sister Slam and the poetic motormouth road trip /
High, Linda Oatman.
Teen Fiction HIGH
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Cover Art: More than friends : poems from him and her /
More than friends : poems from him and her /
Holbrook, Sara.
Teen Nonfiction Book 811.6 H693 2008
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Cover Art: Identical /
Identical /
Hopkins, Ellen.
Teen Fiction HOPKINS
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Cover Art: Fallout /
Fallout /
Hopkins, Ellen.
Teen Fiction HOPKINS
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Cover Art: Tricks /
Tricks /
Hopkins, Ellen.
Teen Fiction HOPKINS
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Cover Art: Glass /
Glass /
Hopkins, Ellen.
Teen Fiction HOPKINS
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Cover Art: Worlds afire /
Worlds afire /
Janeczko, Paul B.
Teen Fiction JANECZK
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Cover Art: Think again /
Think again /
Lawson, JonArno.
Teen Nonfiction Book 811.6 L445 2010
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Cover Art: Black stars in a white night sky /
Black stars in a white night sky /
Lawson, JonArno.
Children's Nonfiction BookPR9199.3.L3395 B55 2008
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Cover Art: Dizzy in your eyes : poems about love /
Dizzy in your eyes : poems about love /
Mora, Pat.
Teen Nonfiction Book 811.54 M79 2010
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Cover Art: Here in Harlem : poems in many voices /
Here in Harlem : poems in many voices /
Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-
Teen Nonfiction Book 811.54 M992
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Cover Art: Street love /
Street love /
Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-
Teen Fiction MYERS
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Cover Art: The freedom business : including A narrative of the life & adventures of Venture
The freedom business : including A narrative of the life & adventures of Venture
Nelson, Marilyn, 1946-
Children's Nonfiction Book811.6 N335
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Cover Art: My name is Jason. Mine too : our story, our way /
My name is Jason. Mine too : our story, our way /
Reynolds, Jason
Teen Nonfiction Book 811.6 R335
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Cover Art: I don't want to be crazy /
I don't want to be crazy /
Schutz, Samantha.
Teen Nonfiction Book 811.6 Sch8805
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Cover Art: The rose that grew from concrete /
The rose that grew from concrete /
Shakur, Tupac, 1971-1996.
Adult Nonfiction Book 811.54 Sh15
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Cover Art: Orchards /
Orchards /
Thompson, Holly.
Teen Fiction THOMPSO
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Cover Art: Immersed in verse : an informative, slightly irreverent & totally tremendous gui
Immersed in verse : an informative, slightly irreverent & totally tremendous gui
Wolf, Allan.
Children's Nonfiction BookPN1059.A9 W65 2006
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