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Your Own, Sylvia: A Verse Portrait of Sylvia Plath

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On a bleak February day in 1963 a young American poet died by her own hand, and passed into a myth that has since imprinted itself on the hearts and minds of millions. She was and is Sylvia Plath and Your Own, Sylvia is a portrait of her life, told in poems.

With photos and an extensive list of facts and sources to round out the reading experience, Your Own, Sylvia is a great curriculum companion to Plath's The Bell Jar and Ariel, a welcoming introduction for newcomers, and an unflinching valentine for the devoted.

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With photographs and an extensive list of facts and sources, a collection of poems captures the story of the life, personal struggles, and suicide of this celebrated author.

Synopsis:

The author interprets the people, events, influences and art that made up the brief life of Sylvia Plath.

About the Author

Stephanie Hemphill lives in Los Angeles, California.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780307493590
Subtitle:
A Verse Portrait of Sylvia Plath
Publisher:
Alfred A. Knopf
Author:
Hemphill, Stephanie
Author:
Stephanie Hemphill
Subject:
Juvenile Fiction : Biographical - General
Subject:
Biographical - General
Subject:
Poetry : General
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography : Literary
Subject:
Plath, Sylvia
Subject:
Children s-Michael L. Printz Award Winners
Subject:
Children's poetry
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Biography
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Poetry
Subject:
Poetry-A to Z
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-General
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
20070313
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
261

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Fiction and Poetry » Poetry » A to Z
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Product details 261 pages Random House Children's Books - English 9780307493590 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , With photographs and an extensive list of facts and sources, a collection of poems captures the story of the life, personal struggles, and suicide of this celebrated author.
"Synopsis" by , The author interprets the people, events, influences and art that made up the brief life of Sylvia Plath.
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