Poet, The

by Michael Connelly

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ContributionsBuck Schirner (Reader)
The Physical Object
FormatAudio Cassette
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Open LibraryOL12166418M
ISBN 101567401503
ISBN 109781567401509

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Don’t pass this one by.” (Justina Ireland, author of Dread Nation) “ In The Poet X, Acevedo skillfully sculpts powerful, Cited by: 4. Connelly takes a break from his Harry Bosch police novels (The Last Coyote, p.

etc.) for something even more intense: a reporter's single-minded pursuit of the serial killer who murdered his twin. Even his buddies in the Denver PD thought Sean McEvoy's shooting in the backseat of his car looked like a classic cop suicide, right clown to the motive: his despondency over his.

This novel in verse is stunning, beautiful, and uncomfortably accurate at times. In The Poet X, author Elizabeth Acevedo takes readers through Xiomara's life as she finds herself being punished for simply existing and having the audacity to want to exist outside of the narrow boxes where society, religion, 5/5.

A young girl in Harlem discovers slam poetry as a way to understand her mother’s religion and her own relationship to the world. Debut The book of renowned slam poet Elizabeth Acevedo. Xiomara Batista feels unheard and unable to hide in her Harlem neighborhood/5.

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The only place Xiomara feels like herself and heard is in her poetry—and later with her love interest, Aman (a Trinidadian immigrant who, refreshingly, is a couple inches shorter than her). At church and at home, she’s stifled by her intensely Catholic mother’s rules and fear of.

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'The Book of my Enemy Has Been Remaindered' The book of my enemy has been remaindered And I am pleased. In vast quantities it has been remaindered Like a van-load of counterfeit that has been seized And sits in piles in a police warehouse, My enemy's much-prized effort sits in piles In the kind of bookshop where remaindering occurs.

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Ever since her body grew into curves, she has learned to let her fists and her fierceness do the talking. Acevedo is a National Slam Champion, Beltway Grand Slam Champion, and the Women of the World Poetry Slam representative for Washington, D.C, where she lives and works.

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Wilson is the author of Fieldnotes on Ordinary Love (Copper Canyon Press, ). His poetry and prose have appeared in Elle, Poetry magazine, the Kenyon Review, and Crab Orchard Review, among 's nonfiction has won an Indiana Review Nonfiction Prize.Muriel Rukeyser was a poet, playwright, biographer, children’s book author, and political activist.

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