International Shipping Available!

19 Varieties Of Gazelle: Poems Of The Middle East

19 Varieties Of Gazelle: Poems Of The Middle East

Regular price
4.340 KD
Sale price
3.260 KD
Shipping calculated at checkout.

Plot

'Tell me how to live so many lives at once ...'Fowzi, who beats everyone at dominoes; Ibtisam, who wanted to be a doctor; Abu Mahmoud, who knows every eggplant and peach in his West Bank garden; mysterious Uncle Mohammed, who moved to the mountain; a girl in a red sweater dangling a book bag; children in velvet dresses who haunt the candy bowl at the party; Baba Kamalyari, age 71; Mr. Dajani and his swans; Sitti Khadra, who never lost her peace inside.Maybe they have something to tell us.Naomi Shihab Nye has been writing about being Arab-American, about Jerusalem, about the West Bank, about family all her life. These new and collected poems of the Middle East -- sixty in all -- appear together here for the first time.

Book Details

Author Naomi Shihab Nye
Publication Year 2005
Publisher HarperTeen
Format Paperback
ISBN 9780060504045
Number of Pages 160
Contact to seller ×
Query submitted