April is National Poetry Month!

In 1996, the Academy of American Poets established April as National Poetry Month.  Poetry can speak to us on all levels, addressing deep emotions such as grief or love.  This is a great time to revisit old favorites or discover new poets!  Check out Slidell's display to find your next favorite poet.  Here are some of our favorites:

National Poetry Month

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Here are some of our favorite poetry books!

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