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Suitcases, and other poems

  • 87 Pages
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Exile Editions , Toronto
StatementShannon Bramer.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.B682 S8 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination87 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3994688M
ISBN 101550965425
LC Control Number2001334679
OCLC/WorldCa43507886

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Are you an author. Learn about Author Central Author: Shannon Bramer. This time she has divided the small collection into three parts: Korean, Chinese, and American poems. At the start of each section is a page of autobiography as interesting as the poems.

Her Korean mother met and married Wong's father when he was in Korea with the U.S. Army. He is Chinese but came to this country when he was Wong was born here.4/4(1).

A Suitcase of Seaweed and other poems is by Janet S. Wong, published in by Margaret K. McElderry Books. This collection of 36 poems is divided into three sections: Korean Poems (Wong’s mother is Korean), Chinese Poems (Wong’s father is Chinese), and American Poems (Wong was born in /5.

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Overview A Suitcase of Seaweed is a collection of poems for teens. Poet Janet Wong was inspired by her Chinese and Korean heritage and her American childhood in writing these poems about race, identity, and the wide variety of emotions that a young adult feels.

A New York Public Library Best Book for the Teen Age and a NCSS Notable Trade : BookSurge, LLC. At the start of each section is a page of autobiography as interesting as the poems.

Her Korean mother met and married Wong's father when he was in Korea with the U.S. Army. He is Chinese but came to this country when he was Wong was born here. Some of the poems /5(). A Suitcase of Seaweed is a collection of poems for teens. Poet Janet Wong was inspired by her Chinese and Korean heritage and her American childhood in writing these poems about race, identity, and the wide variety of emotions that a young adult feels.

A New York Public Library Best Book for the Teen Age and a NCSS Notable Trade Book.4/5(1). A Suitcase of Seaweed and Other Poems by Janet S Wong,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. A Suitcase of Seaweed and Other Poems: Janet S Wong: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience/5().

The Suitcases book. Read 35 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Recalls the early lives of the author and her two young sisters, who /5.

This review is being posted on the site for "The Road Not Taken and Other Poems [Illustrated]", which was published in by Seedbox Classics. It has a photo on the cover of a snowy track through a birch forest.

It is a Kindle book. I downloaded it in as a Kindle freebie, but as of the time of the posting of this review it is available /5(). The book I choose to red over the summer is Suitcase by Mildred Pitts Walter.

The main character Alexander is very tall, he likes art, and is nerdy looking. Alexander gets bullied by a few of his classmates, Ronnie and his friends in a school located in New York/5.

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Laughing Out Loud, I Fly. by Juan Felipe Herrera and. “Suitcase,” a Poem. By The New Yorke r. November 7, Save this story for later. James Longenbach has published several books of poetry. “The Dream Keeper and other poems” By Langston Hughes Published January Langston Hughes was a great American poet who was beloved and a central idol during the Harlem Renaissance, a time when African American culture was blooming between the by:   A Suitcase of Seaweed is a collection of poems for teens.

Poet Janet Wong was inspired by her Chinese and Korean heritage and her American childhood in writing these poems about race, identity, and the wide variety of emotions that a young adult feels. A New York Public Library Best Book for the Teen Age and a NCSS Notable Trade Book.

show more/5(). A Suitcase of Seaweed and Other Poems. Janet Wong. Wong writes poems of realization and identity. Whether the words are about customs or careers, they provide a sense of who the author has become because of her pride in her blood-lines.

Age Level: Book Theme: Poetry for Teens: Diverse Voices Poetry. But sometimes (and in the examples below) I just added them to our own story book which lived in the book corner.

It’s a wonderful privilege to hear and share children’s stories.

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If you are inspired by the little suitcase and its intriguing contents why not have a go. You’ll be amazed at the stories that are created by children. Eleven-year-old Alexander "Suitcase" Bingham is tired of being teased for being over six feet tall and not being able to play basketball.

Xander will do whatever it takes to learn to be a better player, and to win his father's approval in the process, even though he would rather be g: poems. Wrapped Up In Brown Paper And Other Poems by Peter John is a charming collection of poetry.

They are a diverse gathering of thoughts, strung together perhaps, by the common theme of making us think, even the amusing ones carry some message. I liked "The Future Mushroom," which begins, "Fingers hover over the button,/5(15).

A Suitcase of Seaweed and Other Poems by Janet S Wong starting at $ A Suitcase of Seaweed and Other Poems has 2 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace. Get this from a library. A suitcase of seaweed, and other poems. [Janet S Wong] -- A collection of poems that reflect the experiences of Asian Americans, particularly their family relationships.

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I'd gone there to see Mom in the "home," and save some boyhood relics before my sister gave them to Good Will. "Take mine," Mom said, hearing my suitcase was full. "I won't need luggage, the next place I go."/5. For example, my contemporary Charles Wright is about to bring out a book of his complete poems this fall, a volume of some pages.

All we had were three suitcases tied with rope.

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How to Pack a Suitcase Full of Books Jennifer Paull How many of us traveled after the holidays with a pachyderm’s weight worth of new books in our suitcases. I’d raise my hand, but my arm’s still sore. Receiving dead-tree books as gifts for the holidays is always wonderful—but getting them home can resemble a junior-high Author: Jennifer Paull.

My alarm went off Sunday morning at 4am, my luggage hadn’t arrived and it was day 4 for me being luggage-less in Salt Lake City. Wearing the same jeans I wore most of the trip.

Because I didn’t have time to buy new ones and I kept hoping my luggage would arrive like they had told me it Missing: poems. Edgar Allan Poe () was orphaned at the age of three and adopted by a wealthy Virginia family with whom he had a troubled relationship.

He excelled in his studies of language and literature at school, and self-published his first book, Tamerlane and Other Poems, in InPoe embarked on a career as a writer and began contributing reviews and essays to popular periodicals/5().

Other poems respond in elegiac song: “i call for God & out comes your name / & then your blood next, wraps its weight / around your christening.” This spirited and formally innovative work is Author: Sandra Simonds.

Required Cookies & Technologies. Some of the technologies we use are necessary for critical functions like security and site integrity, account authentication, security and privacy preferences, internal site usage and maintenance data, and to make the site work correctly for browsing and transactions.The Complete Works of Thomas Hardy, ( Books and Short Stories): Tess of the d'Urbervilles, Far from the Madding Crowd, Jude the Obscure and More by Thomas Hardy avg rating — ratings.The Suitcase was a book assigned to me to read for my Soviet Russia history course, alongside a large couple of weeks we spent covering the Era of Stagnation (I still can't completely understand how this book connects to that).

Anyway, The Suitcase is a fun look through simple prose at a life through various neglected objects which were gathered over the years by our ex-Soviet main character /5.