National Poetry Month

April is National Poetry Month! Launched by the Academy of American Poets in April 1996, National Poetry Month is a special occasion that celebrates poets’ integral role in our culture. We will be posting a poem each day in April on our FaceBook page as well as in the store. Come in and celebrate with us and find a great book of poetry for yourself.

Event date: 
Saturday, April 1, 2023 - 10:00am
Event address: 
7 North Loudoun Street
Winchester, VA 22601
The Path to Kindness: Poems of Connection and Joy By James Crews (Editor), Danusha Laméris (Foreword by) Cover Image
By James Crews (Editor), Danusha Laméris (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781635865332
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Published: Storey Publishing, LLC - April 12th, 2022

Following the success and momentum of his anthology How to Love the World (93,000 copies in print)James Crews's new collection, The Path to Kindness, offers more than 100 deeply felt and relatable poems from a diverse range of voices including well-known writers Julia Alvarez, Marie Howe, Ellen Bass, Naomi Shihab Nye, Alberto R&iacute

Blue Suburbia: Almost a Memoir By Laurie Albanese Cover Image
ISBN: 9780060565633
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Published: Harper Perennial - March 16th, 2004

Blue Suburbia is a searing memoir so fresh, original, and honest that it will break your heart and renew your faith in the human spirit.

Latitude By Natasha Rao, Ada Limon (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Natasha Rao, Ada Limon (Introduction by)
ISBN: 9780986093838
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Published: American Poetry Review - September 7th, 2021

Chosen as the winner of the 2021APR/Honickman First Book Prize by Guggenheim Fellow Ada Lim n, Natasha Rao's debut collection Latitude abounds with sensory delights, rich in colors, flavors, and sounds. These poems explore the complexities of family, cultural identity, and coming of age.