National Poetry Month

By Caroline O'Connor | March 11 2021 | AdultsChildren'sAllGift

Celebrate the beautiful month of April and the coming of spring by joining in on National Poetry Month!


Give the Gift of Poetry


Poetry Month from Penguin Young Readers

Backlist Poetry 

Poetry from Catapult, Counterpoint Press, and Soft Skull Press



The Hill We Climb
An Inaugural Poem for the Country
The instant #1 New York Times bestseller and #1 USA Today bestseller Amanda Gorman’s electrifying and historic poem “The Hill We Climb,” read at President Joe Biden’s inauguration, is now available as a collectible gift edition. “Stunning.” —CNN“Dynamic.” —NPR“Deeply rousing and uplifting.” —Vogue
$15.99 US
Mar 30, 2021
5 x 7
32 Pages
Viking Books

Poetry to Light Up the Darkness
An inspiring and beautiful collection of poems to give you strength, arm you for hardship, and remind you that you're always growing, from the bestselling author of Chasers of the Light.
$18.00 US
Mar 30, 2021
5-1/2 x 7-1/2
160 Pages

yesterday i was the moon
Noor Unnahar is a young female voice with power and depth. The Pakistani poet's moving, personal work collects and makes sense of the phases of collapsing and rebuilding one's self on the treacherous modern path from teenager to adult. Tinged with the heartbreak of a broken home and the complexity of a rich cultural background, yesterday i was the moon stands out from the Insta-poetry crowd as a collection worth keeping.
$14.99 US
Mar 27, 2018
5-1/16 x 7-1/4
160 Pages
Clarkson Potter

Dog Songs
A collection of new and favorite poems, celebrating the dogs that have enriched the poet's world
$17.00 US
Sep 29, 2015
5 x 7-3/4
144 Pages
Penguin Books

The Complete Poetry
As the world celebrates and reflects on the beautiful life of Maya Angelou, Random House presents an updated collection of her works of poetry, including a never-before-published work titled, Amazement Awaits.
$30.00 US
Mar 31, 2015
6-1/4 x 9-1/4
336 Pages
Random House

Love Poems for Married People
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERBased on his wildly popular New Yorker piece, Thurber Prize-winner John Kenney presents a hilarious collection of love poems for, well, married people.
$15.00 US
Dec 31, 2018
4-13/16 x 7-5/16
112 Pages
G.P. Putnam's Sons

Leaves of Grass
On the 200th anniversary of Walt Whitman's birth, a Vintage Classics edition of his revolutionary poetic masterpiece.
$14.00 US
May 28, 2019
5-3/16 x 8
576 Pages