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A fire in my hands

a book of poems

by Gary Soto

  • 239 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Scholastic in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Central Valley (Calif. : Valley)
    • Subjects:
    • Soto, Gary -- Anecdotes,
    • Poets, American -- 20th century -- Anecdotes,
    • Mexican American poets -- Anecdotes,
    • Mexican American youth -- Poetry,
    • Mexican Americans -- Anecdotes,
    • American poetry,
    • Central Valley (Calif. : Valley) -- Poetry,
    • Central Valley (Calif. : Valley) -- Anecdotes

    • About the Edition

      The author"s twenty-one poems are about the themes of life and each is preceded by a personal anecdote.

      Edition Notes

      StatementGary Soto.
      GenreAnecdotes., Poetry.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3569.O72 F5 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination63 p. :
      Number of Pages63
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1533889M
      ISBN 100590450212
      LC Control Number91011669

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      A fire in my hands: poems. [Gary Soto] -- Few writers capture the everyday moments of life like Gary Soto. In direct and vivid poems, he draws from his own youth in California's Central Valley to portray the joys and sorrows of young people.   A Fire in My Hands Poems (Paperback): Soto, Gary: Few writers capture the everyday moments of life like Gary Soto. In direct and vivid poems, he draws from his own youth in California's Central Valley to portray the joys and sorrows of young people. His writing focuses on Latino characters, yet speaks to readers of all ethnicities. Acclaimed by educators since its original publication in.

      Acclaimed by educators since its original publication in , A Fire in My Hands has been revised and expanded in this new edition. Old and new fans of Soto's work will welcome the return of his compelling poems A Fire in My Hands: A Book of Poems by Soto, Gary Seller Village Books, Inc Published Condition Very Good Edition First. A Fire in My Hands | Few writers capture the everyday moments of life like Gary Soto. In direct and vivid poems, he draws from his own youth in California's Central Valley to Brand: Houghton Mifflin.


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Product details Age Range: 12 and up Grade Level: 7 - 9 Lexile Measure: NP (What's this?) Paperback: 96 pages Publisher: Young Readers Paperback; Revised, Expanded edition (Octo ) Language: English ISBN X ISBN Product Dimensions: 5 x 5/5(3).

Acclaimed by educators since its original publication inA Fire in My Hands has been revised and expanded in this new edition. Old and new fans of Soto's work will welcome the return of his compelling poems. One of the poems in this collection, "Oranges," is a Common Core State Standards Exemplar (GradesPoetry)/5(4).

Acclaimed by educators since its original publication in"A Fire in My Hands" has been revised and expanded in this new edition. Old and new fans of Soto's work will welcome the return of his compelling poems. One of the poems in this collection, "Oranges," is a Common Core State Standards Exemplar (GradesPoetry).Author: Gary Soto.

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Gary Soto’s poetry book, A FIRE IN MY HANDS, begins with a foreword written by Soto in which he explains the beginning of his interest poetry and his inspiration for the poems in the book.

A table of contents lists the title of each of the twenty-three poems. Acclaimed by educators since its original publication inA Fire in My Hands has been revised and expanded in this new edition.

Old and new fans of Soto's work. A Fire in My Hands. Gary Soto "These simple, free-verse selections skillfully capture that which is commonplace and transforms it into something mesmerizing and lovely. A first date, the embarrassment of belching root beer out of one's nose, the joy and the intricacies of the proper way to eat Mexican food, and a lost dog are just a few of.

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A Fire in My Hands by Gary Soto. In his introduction to this collection of 23 poems, Gary Soto tells his readers that read more. In his introduction to this collection of 23 poems, Gary Soto tells his readers. A Fire in My Hands: A Book of Poems by Gary Soto. Scholastic, Incorporated, Paperback.

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