Excellent poems depict coming of age in tumultuous 1960s.
By Jacqueline Woodson
Brilliant, intense tale of teen coping with grief.
By Hilary T. Smith
Moving verse tale of girl's experience in Darfur genocide.
By Andrea Davis Pinkney
Irreverent collection offers mind-opening poems for kids.
By Karma Wilson
Intense tale of teen breaking free from her abusive home.
By Ellen Hopkins
Intense novel explores feelings of date-rape survivor.
By Colleen Clayton