Sunday, August 28, 2011

In My Mailbox: Verse.

BOOKS.
Bought: This book has always sounded really interesting to me, but it didn't hit my MUST READ list until I found out it's written in verse. I LOVE books written in verse and am especially excited to read this one because I haven't read anything by Lisa Schroeder before.

And today! A question! What is your favorite novel written in verse?

7 comments:

  1. I'm looking forward to this one, I'll be interested to know what you think. What My Mother Doesn't Know by Sonya Sones is my favourite verse book.

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  2. Chasing Brooklyn, also by Lisa Schroeder. I LOVE verse books, and I LOVE Lisa. Her other two novels, I Heart You, You Haunt Me and Far From You are also written in verse.

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  3. I ddin't know this one was in verse! I love the books in verse by Sonya Sones.

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  4. I really enjoyed the new book Exposed by Kimberly Marcus.

    -Anne
    My Head is Full of Books

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  5. I just read this book last night and LOVED it!!! It is my new favorite novel written in verse. I also love Burned by Ellen Hopkins.

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  6. Alexa
    I think I liked ONE OF THOSE HORRIBLE BOOKS WHERE THE MOTHER DIES more. But of course my favorite Sonya Sones book is Stop Pretending.

    Jamie
    AWESOME. I knew they were all verse-novels, but I'm not big on ghosties. I haven't heard much of Chasing Brooklyn though.

    Jessica Lawlor
    Yep, I think she's probably one of the first authors most of us think of when we hear "in verse."

    Anne Bennett
    Oooh, I read that one!!

    thatcovergirl
    FOR
    SHAME.
    read one.

    Stephanie McNemar
    YAY, so glad to hear it - makes me even more excited to read the book! I must admit I haven't read anything by Ellen Hopkins... the subject matters sound a bit extreme for me.

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