Excellent poems depict coming of age in tumultuous 1960s.
By Jacqueline Woodson
Moving verse tale of girl's experience in Darfur genocide.
By Andrea Davis Pinkney
Girl beats stereotypes in powerful free-verse novel.
By Marilyn Hilton
Painful, relatable look at teen's family and diet struggles.
By K.A. Barson
Poignant memoir-in-verse recalls Cuban-American's childhood.
By Margarita Engle