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Dark sons

Author: Nikki Grimes
Publisher: New York : Jump at the Sun/Hyperion Books for Children, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Alternating poems compare and contrast the conflicted feelings of Ishmael, son of the Biblical patriarch Abraham, and Sam, a teenager in New York City, as they try to come to terms with being abandoned by their fathers and with the love they feel for their younger stepbrothers.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Grimes, Nikki.
Dark sons.
New York : Jump at the Sun/Hyperion Books for Children, ©2005
(OCoLC)607685433
Named Person: Ishmael, (Biblical figure); Ishmael, (Biblical figure)
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nikki Grimes
ISBN: 0786818883 9780786818884
OCLC Number: 56324553
Awards: Coretta Scott King Honor, author, 2006.
ALA Best Book for Young Adults, 2006
Target Audience: Middle School.
Description: 216 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Nikki Grimes.

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Alternating poems compare and contrast the conflicted feelings of Ishmael, son of the Biblical patriarch Abraham, and Sam, a teenager in New York City, as they try to come to terms with being abandoned by their fathers and with the love they feel for their younger stepbrothers.

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