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A Gathering of flowers : stories about being young in America

Author: Joyce Carol Thomas
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, 1992, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st Harper Keypoint edView all editions and formats
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A collection of eleven short stories depicting what it is like to be young in America, exploring such diverse cultures as urban San Francisco, a Chippewa Indian reservation, and a Latino barrio in Chicago.
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Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joyce Carol Thomas
ISBN: 0064470822 9780064470827
OCLC Number: 26814074
Target Audience: Young Adult.
Description: xiv, 236 pages ; 18 cm
Contents: Almost a whole trickster / Gerald Vizenor --
The Harringtons' daughter / Lois Lowry --
Going for the moon / Al Young --
Christmas story of the golden cockroach / Ana Castillo --
Autumn rose / Kevin Kyung --
Young Reverend Zelma Lee Moses / Joyce Carol Thomas --
First love / Gary Soto --
After the war / Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston --
Upstream / Gerald Haslam --
Twisters and shouters / Maxine Hong Kingston --
Colony / Rick Wernli.
Responsibility: edited by Joyce Carol Thomas.

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A collection of eleven short stories depicting what it is like to be young in America, exploring such diverse cultures as urban San Francisco, a Chippewa Indian reservation, and a Latino barrio in Chicago.

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