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A fire in my hands : a book of poems, Gary Soto

Label
A fire in my hands : a book of poems
Title
A fire in my hands
Title remainder
a book of poems
Statement of responsibility
Gary Soto
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author's twenty-one poems are about the themes of life and each is preceded by a personal anecdote
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Soto, Gary
Dewey number
811/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3569.O72
LC item number
F5 1991
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Central Valley (Calif. : Valley)
  • Central Valley (Calif. : Valley)
  • Poets, American
  • Mexican American poets
  • Mexican American youth
  • Mexican Americans
  • Soto, Gary
Label
A fire in my hands : a book of poems, Gary Soto
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Foreword -- Black hair -- Learning to bargain -- In August -- That girl -- October -- How to sell things -- Oranges -- Brown girl, blonde okie -- Heaven -- Envying the children of San Francisco -- Kearney park -- Hitchhiking with a friend and a book that explains the pacific ocean -- Morning on this street -- Autumn with a daughter who's just catching on where we could go -- Pepper tree -- Failing in the presence of ants -- Eating bread -- How things work -- Finding a lucky number -- Teaching numbers -- Looking around, believing -- Evening walk -- Questions and answers about poetry
Control code
ocm23254868
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
63 p.
Isbn
9780590445795
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
91011669
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 114596
  • (OCoLC)23254868
Label
A fire in my hands : a book of poems, Gary Soto
Publication
Contents
Foreword -- Black hair -- Learning to bargain -- In August -- That girl -- October -- How to sell things -- Oranges -- Brown girl, blonde okie -- Heaven -- Envying the children of San Francisco -- Kearney park -- Hitchhiking with a friend and a book that explains the pacific ocean -- Morning on this street -- Autumn with a daughter who's just catching on where we could go -- Pepper tree -- Failing in the presence of ants -- Eating bread -- How things work -- Finding a lucky number -- Teaching numbers -- Looking around, believing -- Evening walk -- Questions and answers about poetry
Control code
ocm23254868
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
63 p.
Isbn
9780590445795
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
91011669
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 114596
  • (OCoLC)23254868

Library Locations

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      104 I-45 North, Conroe, TX, 77301, US
      30.3101743 -95.46761830000001
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