April Goodreads Book Group: Verse Novels

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April Goodreads Book Group: Verse Novels

Do you want to join a book group, but don't have the time to attend meetings? Do you like using social media and are looking for a good group to discuss your latest literary indulgence or to learn what others are reading?

Join our online book discussion group on Goodreads!

For April, the DC Public Library's Goodreads group is featuring Verse Novels. Choose from one of the titles below, or check out the Goodreads group for more suggestions.  We look forward to hearing from you in our discussion!Young Adult/Middle School:

CrankRealm of PossibilitySold
Crank
by Ellen Hopkins
The Realm of Possibility
by David Levithan
Sold
by Patricia McCormick
Out of the DustStreet LoveMake Lemonade
Out of the Dust
by Karen Hesse
Street Love
by Walter Dean Myers
Make Lemonade
by Virginia Euwer Wolff



























 

Adult:

Sharp TeethPale FireGolden Gate
Sharp Teeth
by Toby Barlow
Pale Fire
by Vladimir Nabokov
The Golden Gate
by Vikram Seth
OmerosTrianglesThe Same Sea
Omeros
by Derek Walcott
Triangles
by Ellen Hopkins
The Same Sea
by Amos Oz


























 

Classics:

BeowulfEugene OneginSir Gawain and the Green Knight
Beowulf
(Seamus Haney Translation)
Eugene Onegin
by Alexander Pushkin
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
Epic of GilgameshThe OdysseyMetomorphoses
The Epic of GilgameshThe Odyssey
by Homer
The Metamorphoses
by Ovid