Results for: naomi nye

Below is a list of 8 the books by this author.

Book cover of CAST AWAY
CAST AWAY
By: naomi nye | Published: February 2020

Theme: Environmental Issues

  • ISBN
    9780062907691
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Poetry
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Book cover of CAST AWAY
CAST AWAY
By: naomi nye | Published: February 2021

"Nye at her engaging, insightful best." --Kirkus Reviews (starred review) Acclaimed poet and Young People's Poet Laureate Naomi Shihab Nye shines a sp...

"Nye at her engaging, insightful best." --Kirkus Reviews (starred review) Acclaimed poet and Young People's Poet Laureate Naomi Shihab Nye shines a spotlight on the things we cast away, from plastic water bottles to those less fortunate, in this collection of more than eighty original and never-before-published poems. A deeply moving, sometimes funny, and always provocative poetry collection for all ages. "How much have you thrown away in your lifetime already? Do you ever think about it? Where does this plethora of leavings come from? How long does it take you, even one little you, to fill the can by your desk?" ?Naomi Shihab Nye National Book Award Finalist, Young People's Poet Laureate, and devoted trash-picker-upper Naomi Shihab Nye explores these questions and more in this original collection of poetry that features more than eighty new poems. "I couldn't save the world, but I could pick up trash," she says in her introduction to this stunning volume. With poems about food wrappers, lost mittens, plastic straws, refugee children, trashy talk, the environment, connection, community, responsibility to the planet, politics, immigration, time, junk mail, trash collectors, garbage trucks, all that we carry and all that we discard, this is a rich, engaging, moving, and sometimes humorous collection for readers ages twelve to adult. Includes ideas for writing, recycling, and reclaiming, and an index. --Booklist (starred review)

  • ISBN
    9780062907707
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Poetry
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Book cover of EVERYTHING COMES NEXT
EVERYTHING COMES NEXT
By: naomi nye | Published: September 2020

  • ISBN
    9780063013452
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Poetry
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Book cover of HABIBI
HABIBI
By: naomi nye | Published: N/A

Fourteen-year-old Liyana, the daughter of a native Palestinian, challenges her family, culture, and tradition when she falls in love with Omer, a Jewi...

Fourteen-year-old Liyana, the daughter of a native Palestinian, challenges her family, culture, and tradition when she falls in love with Omer, a Jewish boy, after her family moves to Jerusalem from St. Louis. Reprint.

  • ISBN
    9780689825231
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Intermediate Fiction
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Book cover of THERE IS NO LONG DISTANCE NOW
THERE IS NO LONG DISTANCE NOW
By: naomi nye | Published: October 2011

Forty short stories by an award-winning author and poet.

  • ISBN
    9780062019653
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    High School - Literature Anthologies
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$18.99
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Book cover of TIME YOU LET ME IN
TIME YOU LET ME IN
By: naomi nye | Published: March 2010

  • ISBN
    9780061896378
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Poetry
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Book cover of TURTLE OF OMAN
TURTLE OF OMAN
By: naomi nye | Published: August 2014

Theme: Diversity

  • ISBN
    9780062019721
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Junior Fiction
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Book cover of VOICES IN THE AIR
VOICES IN THE AIR
By: naomi nye | Published: February 2018

Acclaimed and award-winning poet, teacher, and National Book Award finalist Naomi Shihab Nye’s uncommon and unforgettable voice offers readers p...

Acclaimed and award-winning poet, teacher, and National Book Award finalist Naomi Shihab Nye’s uncommon and unforgettable voice offers readers peace, humor, inspiration, and solace. This volume of almost one hundred original poems is a stunning and engaging tribute to the diverse voices past and present that comfort us, compel us, lead us, and give us hope. Voices in the Air is a collection of almost one hundred original poems written by the award-winning poet Naomi Shihab Nye in honor of the artists, writers, poets, historical figures, ordinary people, and diverse luminaries from past and present who have inspired her. Full of words of encouragement, solace, and hope, this collection offers a message of peace and empathy. Voices in the Air celebrates the inspirational people who strengthen and motivate us to create, to open our hearts, and to live rewarding and graceful lives. With short informational bios about the influential figures behind each poem, and a transcendent introduction by the poet, this is a collection to cherish, read again and again, and share with others. Includes an index.

  • ISBN
    9780062691842
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Poetry
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