Staff Picks categorized 'poetry'

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Bilingual Poetry Collections: English and Spanish

Five newly acquired bilingual collections of poetry, in English and Spanish, explore timely and painful topics of home and hurt, whether personal, geopolitical or a combination of both.
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People of Color in Novels in Verse

Stories told through stanzas are some of the most creative tales. Explore this unique genre or find a suggestion in a format you already love!
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Short and Sweet: Books for Teens

Check out an energetic graphic novel, a poetic pep talk, a compact chapter book from one of Pittsburgh’s own and a collection of short stories.
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American Dirt Alternatives

The heavily-marketed publication of American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins has caused quite a stir.