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How I Discovered Poetry

How I Discovered Poetry

2014 ·
·3.93·793 Ratings ·112 Pages
“ Be grateful for whoever comes, because each has been sent as a guide from beyond. ” ― Rumi
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  • The Iridescence of Birds: A Book About Henri Matisse

    2014·
    ·4.05·1,473 Ratings
    If you were a boy named Henri Matisse who lived in a dreary town in northern France, what would your life be like? Would it be full of color and art? Full of lines and dancing figures?Find out in this beautiful, unusual picture book about one of the world
  • Here Come the Girl Scouts!: The Amazing All-True Story of Juliette 'Daisy' Gordon Low and Her Great Adventure

    2012·
    ·4.03·1,702 Ratings
    The amazing, all-true story of the first Girl Scouts and their visionary founder.Juliette Gordon Low--Daisy to her friends and family--was not like most girls of the Victorian era.Prim and proper?BOSH!Dainty and delicate?HOW BORING!She loved the outdoors,
  • Carver: A Life in Poems

    2001·
    ·3.97·1,201 Ratings
    George Washington Carver was born a slave in Missouri about 1864 and was raised by the childless white couple who had owned his mother. In 1877 he left home in search of an education, eventually earning a master's degree. In 1896, Booker T. Washington inv
  • Fortune's Bones: The Manumission Requiem

    2004·
    ·3.92·190 Ratings
    There is a skeleton in the Mattatuck Museum in Connecticut. It has been in the town for over 200 years. In 1996, community members decided to find out what they could about it. Historians discovered that the bones were those of a slave name Fortune, who w
  • My Seneca Village

    2015·
    ·3.71·196 Ratings
    Poetry illustrated in the poet's own words - with brief prose descriptions of what she sees inside her work -- this exquisite collection takes readers back in time and deep into the mind's eye of Marilyn Nelson. A girl ponders being free-but-not-free. Orp
  • American Ace

    2016·
    ·3.49·427 Ratings
    It’s funny to think about identity. I wonder how much of us we inherit, and how much we create.Connor’s grandmother leaves his dad a letter when she dies, and the letter’s confession shakes their tight-knit Italian American family: The man who raise
  • Snook Alone

    2010·
    ·3.91·246 Ratings
    A faithful little dog must survive on his own in the wild in this evocative tale of loss and reunion from acclaimed poet Marilyn Nelson and the inimitable Timothy Basil Ering.Abba Jacob is a monk who lives on a far, far away island with his loyal rat terr
  • Pemba's Song: A Ghost Story

    2008·
    ·3.38·373 Ratings
    A Newbery Honor winner collaborates with a new writer in this hip-hop-inspired historical thriller.Pemba knows she's not crazy. But who is that looking out at her through her mirror's eye? And why does the apparition call her "friend?" Her real friends ar
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