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A fire in my hands : a book of poems

Author: Gary Soto
Publisher: New York : Scholastic, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The author's twenty-one poems are about the themes of life and each is preceded by a personal anecdote.
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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
Poetry
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Soto, Gary.
Fire in my hands.
New York : Scholastic, ©1990
(OCoLC)820754754
Named Person: Gary Soto; Gary Soto
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gary Soto
ISBN: 0590450212 9780590450218 0590445790 9780590445795 0590355821 9780590355827
OCLC Number: 23254868
Description: 63 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Foreword --
Black hair --
Learning to bargain --
In August --
That girl --
October --
How to sell things --
Oranges --
Brown girl, blonde okie --
Heaven --
Envying the children of San Francisco --
Kearney park --
Hitchhiking with a friend and a book that explains the pacific ocean --
Morning on this street --
Autumn with a daughter who's just catching on where we could go --
Pepper tree --
Failing in the presence of ants --
Eating bread --
How things work --
Finding a lucky number --
Teaching numbers --
Looking around, believing --
Evening walk --
Questions and answers about poetry.
Responsibility: Gary Soto.

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