March Verse Novels News and Reviews: Week 2

Last week I wished someone would review the verse novel sessions at AWP and my wish came true. Holly Thompson fills us in on her blog.

Ros Barber’s THE MARLOWE PAPERS was longlisted for the Orange Prize

Tweeps discovered tweeting in verse:

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Okay, not really verse novel news but still…TWEETING IN VERSE!

Sarah Crossan’s THE WEIGHT OF WATER is shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal!

NIX MINUS ONE by Jill McLean is still getting great reviews. Here’s one on video:

Book Bookish interviews Cathy Ostlere about KARMA


Born Bookish reviews THE LANGUAGE INSIDE by Holly Thompson

GONE FISHING by Tamera Will Wissinger is reviewed by School Library Journal

Gone Fishing 212x300 Review: Gone Fishing by Tamera Will Wissinger

Waking Brain Cells reviews THE LIGHTNING DREAMER by Margarita Engle

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The Globe & Mail reviews Anne Carson’s RED DOC>



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