Delving into Novels in Verse

What is a Novel in Verse (or Verse Novel)?

The verse novel is a hybrid form in which a narrative with structural and stylistic similarities to a traditional novel is told through poetry. In other words, the novel is told through the medium of poetry rather than prose.

Want to get your hands on a Novel is Verse from our collection? Visit the "April is National Poetry Month" display in the Teen Room or click on an image below to access the library catalog.