Category Archives: Adults – Fiction

Iconic Poems for National Poetry Month in April

April is Poetry Month

April is Poetry Month! In honor of poetry’s place in our culture, we  recommend a wonderful article from Literary Hub, The 32 Most Iconic Poems in the English Language.

“Despite frequent (false) claims that poetry is dead and/or irrelevant and/or boring, there are plenty of poems that have sunk deep into our collective consciousness as cultural icons.” Read on for those poems, and celebrate the art of poetry in all its forms.

Looking for more adult poetry titles? Check out this list in our catalog!

Black Histories for all

Black History Month is typically observed during February, but why stop there? Black history is part of our communal history, and there is a rich vein of fascinating stories for everyone to tap into at any time, for any reason. Here we present a selection for each age, from young children through adults…find them all in the catalog.

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