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The tree is older than you are

The tree is older than you are

a bilingual gathering of poems & stories from Mexico with paintings by Mexican artists

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Published by Aladdin Paperbacks in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mexican literature.,
  • Mexican literature -- Translations into English.,
  • Mexican poetry -- 20th century.,
  • Mexican poetry -- 20th century -- Translations into English.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementselected by Naomi Shihab Nye.
    GenreTranslations into English.
    ContributionsNye, Naomi Shihab.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination111 p. :
    Number of Pages111
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23008867M
    ISBN 100689820879

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Naomi Shihab Nye is an award-winning writer and editor whose work has appeared widely. She edited the ALA Notable international poetry collection, This Same Sky, and The Tree Is Older Than You Are: Poems and Paintings from Mexico, as well as The Space Between Our Footsteps: Poems and Paintings from the Middle books of poems include Fuel, Red Suitcase, and Words Under the Words/5(18).

In the poem "Lemon Tree," from which the title is derived, Jennifer Clement urges readers to, "Remember,/the tree is older than you are/and you might find stories/in its branches." Each page holds the promise of a small jewel, poems that transform ordinary experience into extraordinary insight/5(21).

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Naomi Shihab Nye is an award-winning writer and editor whose work has appeared widely. She edited the ALA Notable international poetry collection, This Same Sky, and The Tree Is Older Than You Are: Poems and Paintings from Mexico, as well as The Space Between Our Footsteps: Poems and Paintings from the Middle books of poems include Fuel, Red Suitcase, and Words Under the Edition: Reprint.

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The Tree Is Older Than You Are: A Bilingual Gathering Of Poems And Stories From Mexico ISBN ISBN Author: Nye, Naomi Shihab, Ed. Interest Level: The tree is older than you are a bilingual gathering of poems & stories from Mexico with paintings by Mexican artists (Book): Baker & TaylorA collection of poems and stories is presented in both Spanish and English and includes contributions by such noted writers and painters as Rosario Castellanos and Octavio Paz.

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The Flood clearly should've killed all of the trees that were around at the time. The Tree Is Older Than You Are. Summary Note: summary text provided by external source. Sixty-four Mexican poets and painters share their ideas, visions, and dreams for life with American readers. Author: Nye, Naomi Shihab Find This Book Add to Reading List.

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