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The Resource Voices in the air : poems for listeners, by Naomi Shihab Nye

Voices in the air : poems for listeners, by Naomi Shihab Nye

Label
Voices in the air : poems for listeners
Title
Voices in the air
Title remainder
poems for listeners
Statement of responsibility
by Naomi Shihab Nye
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Ninety-five poems pay tribute to essential voices past and present that have the power to provoke us, lead us, and give us hope" --
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nye, Naomi Shihab
Dewey number
811/.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3564.Y44
LC item number
A6 2018
Literary form
poetry
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Inspiration
  • Hope
  • Hope
  • Inspiration
  • American poetry
  • YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / Poetry
  • YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / Social Topics / Emotions & Feelings
  • YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / Social Topics / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Voices in the air : poems for listeners, by Naomi Shihab Nye
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index of first lines
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Section I: Messages. Section II: Voices in the air. Section III: More worlds. Biographical notes
  • To manage -- Aurora Borealis -- Propriety -- Big Bend National Park says no to all walls -- Time's low note -- Bully -- Invocation -- Bamboo mind -- Cross the sea -- To babies -- Songbook -- Unsung--on finding -- Bundle -- Little lady, little nugget brooms -- Welcome what comes -- What happens next -- Everything changes the world -- Standing back -- Three hundred goats -- Lost people -- Broken -- Twilight -- For Aziz -- Sheep by the sea, a painting by Rosa Bonheur (1865) -- Emily -- Warbler woods -- Gratitude pillow -- Life loves -- Getting over it -- Conversation with Grace Paley, Flight of the Mind Writing Workshop, Oregon -- Showing up -- For Caroline M. -- Tomorrow -- After listening to Paul Durcan, Ireland -- We will get lost in you -- James Tate in Jerusalem -- Train across Texas -- Longfellow's bed -- Walt Whitman's revisions -- "Rest and be kind, you don't have prove anything" -- Peace pilgrim's pocket -- C.D. stepped out -- True success -- Woven by air, texture of air -- Tell us all the gossip you know -- Every day -- One state -- My name is... -- Invitation to the NSA -- Double peace -- Break the worry cocoon -- The tent -- Please sit down -- For the birds -- Bowing the candles -- Black car -- Mountains -- Oh, say can you see -- Anti-inaugural -- I vote for you -- Belfast -- Summer -- A lonely cup of coffee -- Reading obituaries on the day of the giant moon -- To Jamyla Bolden of Ferguson, Missouri -- Your answering machine, after your death -- Ring -- Hummingbird -- Next time ask more questions -- In transit -- Zen boy -- Where do poets find images? -- Cell phone tower disguised as a tree -- Before I was a Gazan -- Morning ablution -- What do Palestinians want? -- Arabs in Finland -- Ladders in repose -- The gift -- Voodoo spoons -- Barbershop -- Getaway car, United States, 2017 -- "Little brother shot playing with pistol" -- Moment of relief -- Unbelievable things -- Airport life -- Texas, out driving -- Missing the boat, take two -- All we will not know -- Loving working -- Stars over Big Bend -- United -- Reserved for poets -- Her father is still watching -- Small basket of happiness
Control code
ocn987658476
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 190 pages
Isbn
9780062691866
Lccn
2017046142
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustraions
System control number
(OCoLC)987658476
Label
Voices in the air : poems for listeners, by Naomi Shihab Nye
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index of first lines
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Section I: Messages. Section II: Voices in the air. Section III: More worlds. Biographical notes
  • To manage -- Aurora Borealis -- Propriety -- Big Bend National Park says no to all walls -- Time's low note -- Bully -- Invocation -- Bamboo mind -- Cross the sea -- To babies -- Songbook -- Unsung--on finding -- Bundle -- Little lady, little nugget brooms -- Welcome what comes -- What happens next -- Everything changes the world -- Standing back -- Three hundred goats -- Lost people -- Broken -- Twilight -- For Aziz -- Sheep by the sea, a painting by Rosa Bonheur (1865) -- Emily -- Warbler woods -- Gratitude pillow -- Life loves -- Getting over it -- Conversation with Grace Paley, Flight of the Mind Writing Workshop, Oregon -- Showing up -- For Caroline M. -- Tomorrow -- After listening to Paul Durcan, Ireland -- We will get lost in you -- James Tate in Jerusalem -- Train across Texas -- Longfellow's bed -- Walt Whitman's revisions -- "Rest and be kind, you don't have prove anything" -- Peace pilgrim's pocket -- C.D. stepped out -- True success -- Woven by air, texture of air -- Tell us all the gossip you know -- Every day -- One state -- My name is... -- Invitation to the NSA -- Double peace -- Break the worry cocoon -- The tent -- Please sit down -- For the birds -- Bowing the candles -- Black car -- Mountains -- Oh, say can you see -- Anti-inaugural -- I vote for you -- Belfast -- Summer -- A lonely cup of coffee -- Reading obituaries on the day of the giant moon -- To Jamyla Bolden of Ferguson, Missouri -- Your answering machine, after your death -- Ring -- Hummingbird -- Next time ask more questions -- In transit -- Zen boy -- Where do poets find images? -- Cell phone tower disguised as a tree -- Before I was a Gazan -- Morning ablution -- What do Palestinians want? -- Arabs in Finland -- Ladders in repose -- The gift -- Voodoo spoons -- Barbershop -- Getaway car, United States, 2017 -- "Little brother shot playing with pistol" -- Moment of relief -- Unbelievable things -- Airport life -- Texas, out driving -- Missing the boat, take two -- All we will not know -- Loving working -- Stars over Big Bend -- United -- Reserved for poets -- Her father is still watching -- Small basket of happiness
Control code
ocn987658476
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 190 pages
Isbn
9780062691866
Lccn
2017046142
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustraions
System control number
(OCoLC)987658476

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