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19 Varieties of Gazelle

Poems of the Middle East

by Naomi Shihab Nye

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Published by Greenwillow Books in New York, USA .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Middle East -- Poetry

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesNineteen varieties of gazelle
    Statementby Naomi Shihab Nye.
    GenrePoetry
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 142 p. ;
    Number of Pages142
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23246505M
    ISBN 100060097655, 0060097663
    LC Control Number2002000771

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Winner of Middle East Book Awards (Literature) Commended for National Book Awards (Young People's Lit.) Commended for Tayshas Reading Commended for Nautilus Award (Young Adult) Description: xviii, Seiten 19 cm: Series Title: A Greenwillow book: Other Titles: Nineteen varieties of gazelle: Responsibility: by Naomi Shihab Nye.

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 4/5(15).I taught 19 Varieties of Gazelle about a year ago, to a rag-tag bunch of non-majors from across my college--commerce kids, computer science kids, kids from the liberal arts--and had a curiously mixed response to the book. On the one hand, it reminded me of so many works of African American poetry from, say, Dunbar to Hughes, in its effort to.