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A collection of seventy-two poems written especially for girls ages twelve and up by the much-honored and beloved poet Naomi Shihab Nye. "A lovely, rich collection that promises to be a lasting companion for young writers."—School Library Journal (starred review)

First love, friendship, school, family, community, having a crush, loving your mother and hating your mother, sense of self, body image, hopes and dreams . . . these seventy-two poems by Naomi Shihab Nye—written expressly for this collection—will speak to girls of all ages. An honest, insightful, inspirational, and amazing collection. "A wide age range will respond to these deeply felt poems about everyday experiences, which encourage readers to lean eagerly into their lives and delight in its passages."—ALA Booklist (starred review). An introduction by the author is included.

Synopsis:

Life is a maze.
You are a maze.
Amazed.
And amazing.

First love, friendship, school, family, community, having a crush, a sense of self, your body, hopes and dreams . . . these seventy-two poems by Naomi Shihab Nye will speak to girls of all ages (from twelve to 112)!

About the Author

Naomi Shihab Nye has received a Lannan Fellowship, a Guggenheim Fellowship, the Witter Bynner Fellowship from the Library of Congress, and four Pushcart Prizes. Her collection 19 Varieties of Gazelle: Poems of the Middle East was a finalist for the National Book Award, and her collection Honeybee was awarded the Arab-American Book Award. She is currently serving on the Board of Chancellors for the Academy of American Poets. Naomi Shihab Nye has edited several honored and popular poetry anthologies, including Time You Let Me In, What Have You Lost?, Salting the Ocean, and This Same Sky, and she is the author of the novels Habibi and Going, Going. She lives with her family in San Antonio, Texas.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780060581916
Author:
Nye, Naomi Shihab
Publisher:
Greenwillow Books
Author:
Maher, Terre
Subject:
General
Subject:
Children's poetry
Edition Description:
Paperback
Publication Date:
20140831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 8
Language:
English
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
7.125 x 5 in 17.78 oz
Age Level:
from 13

Related Subjects

Children's » History » Women in History
Children's » Poetry » General
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"Synopsis" by , Life is a maze.
You are a maze.
Amazed.
And amazing.

First love, friendship, school, family, community, having a crush, a sense of self, your body, hopes and dreams . . . these seventy-two poems by Naomi Shihab Nye will speak to girls of all ages (from twelve to 112)!

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