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What poets are like : up and down with the writing life

Author: Gary Soto
Publisher: Seattle : Sasquatch Books, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Gary Soto is a widely published author of children's and young adult fiction, and he is an acclaimed poet--often referred to as one of the nation's first Chicano poets. With a sharp sense of storytelling and a sly wit, What Poets Are Like is a memoir of the writing life that shares the keen observation, sense of self and humor of such writers as Sherman Alexie and Nora Ephron. In some 60 short episodes, this book  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Gary Soto
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gary Soto
ISBN: 9781570618741 1570618747
OCLC Number: 825046910
Description: viii, 199 pages ; 19 cm
Responsibility: Gary Soto.

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