Flag of Childhood by NAOMI SHIHAB NYE
  

Flag of Childhood

NAOMI SHIHAB NYE

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Flag of Childhood by NAOMI SHIHAB NYE

In this stirring anthology of sixty poems from the Middle East, honored anthologist Naomi Shihab Nye welcomes us to this lush, vivid world and beckons us to explore. Eloquent pieces from Palestine, Israel, Egypt, Iraq, and elsewhere open windows into the hearts and souls of people we usually meet only on the nightly news. What we see when we look through these windows is the love of family, friends, and for the Earth, the daily occurrences of life that touch us forever, the longing for a sense of place. What we learn is that beneath the veil of stereotypes, our human connections are stronger than our cultural differences.

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eBook

Author

NAOMI SHIHAB NYE
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Publisher

Simon & Schuster UK

Publication date

30th June 2008

ISBN

9781439112922



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