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Nye, Naomi Shihab

Overview
Works: 249 works in 565 publications in 6 languages and 34,580 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  Fiction  Narrative poetry  Prose poems  Lyric poetry  Short stories  History  Literature  Complaints (Poetry) 
Roles: Author, Editor, Narrator, Interviewer, Performer, Translator, Librettist, Other
Classifications: PS3564.Y44, 811.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Naomi Shihab Nye
Honeybee : poems & short prose by Naomi Shihab Nye( Book )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 2,262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In eighty-two poems and paragraphs, Naomi Shihab Nye alights on the essentials of our time--our loved ones, our dense air, our wars, our memories, our planet--and leaves us feeling curiously sweeter and profoundly soothed"--Front jacket flap
19 varieties of gazelle : poems of the Middle East by Naomi Shihab Nye( Book )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 1,733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nineteen poems about the Middle East and about being an Arab American living in the United States. "Tell me how to live so many lives at once ..." Fowzi, who beats everyone at dominoes Ibtisam, who wanted to be a doctor Abu Mahmoud, who knows every eggplant and peach in his West Bank garden mysterious Uncle Mohammed, who moved to the mountain a girl in a red sweater dangling a book bag children in velvet dresses who haunt the candy bowl at the party Baba Kamalyari, age 71 Mr. Dajani and his swans Sitti Khadra, who never lost her peace inside. Maybe they have something to tell us
Habibi by Naomi Shihab Nye( Book )

26 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When fourteen-year-old Liyanne Abboud, her younger brother, and her parents move from St. Louis to a new home between Jerusalem and the Palestinian village where her father was born, they face many changes and must deal with the tensions between Jews and Palestinians. Fourteen-year-old Liyana Abboud loves to hear her father call her habibi--Arabic for "darling". But she's not prepared for her family's decision to move from St. Louis to Jerusalem. This provocative first novel from the acclaimed poet builds a bridge to the Arab world, introduces a family readers won't soon forget, and offers a hope for peace
This same sky : a collection of poems from around the world by Naomi Shihab Nye( Book )

11 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 1,327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poetry anthology in which 129 poets from sixty-eight different countries celebrate the natural world and its human and animal inhabitants
A maze me : poems for girls by Naomi Shihab Nye( Book )

13 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 1,317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life is a tangle of twisting paths. Some short. Some long. There are dead ends. And there are choices. And wrong turns, and detours, and yield signs, and instruction booklets, and star maps, and happiness, and loneliness. And friends. And sisters. And love. And poetry. Life is a maze. You are a maze. Amazed
Sitti's secrets by Naomi Shihab Nye( Book )

16 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 1,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl describes a visit to see her grandmother in a Palestinian village on the West Bank
The turtle of Oman : a novel by Naomi Shihab Nye( Book )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in English and held by 1,272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Aref, a third-grader who lives in Muscat, Oman, refuses to pack his suitcase and prepare to move to Michigan, his mother asks for help from his grandfather, his Siddi, who takes Aref around the country, storing up memories he can carry with him to a new home
The tree is older than you are : a bilingual gathering of poems & stories from Mexico with paintings by Mexican artists by Naomi Shihab Nye( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 1,271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This extraordinary anthology features the work of 64 Mexican writers and artists, among them Octavio Paz, Rodolfo Morales, and Leticia Tarrago, as well as those having their work published in the U.S. for the first time. The 102 poems and stories are presented in the original Spanish and in translation. Full color
The tiny journalist : poems by Naomi Shihab Nye( )

3 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 1,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Internationally beloved poet Naomi Shihab Nye places her Palestinian American identity center stage in her latest full-length poetry collection for adults. The collection is inspired by the story of Janna Jihad Ayyad, the 'Youngest Journalist in Palestine,' who at age 7 began capturing videos of anti-occupation protests using her mother's smartphone. Nye draws upon her own family's roots in a West Bank village near Janna's hometown to offer empathy and insight to the young girl's reporting. Long an advocate for peaceful communication across all boundaries, Nye's poems in The Tiny Journalist put a human face on war and the violence that divides us from each other"--
What have you lost? by Naomi Shihab Nye( Book )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems that explore all kinds of loss
Denied, detained, deported : stories from the dark side of American immigration by Ann Bausum( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2019 in English and held by 1,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the history of American immigration, particularly those lesser-known stories of immigrants who were denied entrance into the United States or detained for security reasons, including the story of a ship of Jewish refugees
Come with me : poems for a journey by Naomi Shihab Nye( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems, including "Secrets," "When You Come to a Corner," "Mad," and "Come With Me."
The space between our footsteps : poems and paintings from the Middle East( Book )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poetry and full-color artwork from Middle Eastern and North African countries. In an unparalleled collection, honored anthologist Naomi Shihab Nye brings together the work of over 120 poets and artists from 19 countries in the Middle East. In turn compelling, lyrical, tragic and humorous, this rich anthology opens the door to the Middle East and beckons readers to explore our common ground. Full-color illustrations
Time you let me in : 25 poets under 25 by Naomi Shihab Nye( Book )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems from 25 poets
I feel a little jumpy around you : a book of her poems & his poems collected in pairs by Naomi Shihab Nye( Book )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems, by male and female authors, presented in pairings that offer insight into how men and women look at the world, both separately and together
Voices in the air : poems for listeners by Naomi Shihab Nye( Book )

5 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ninety-five poems pay tribute to essential voices past and present that have the power to provoke us, lead us, and give us hope"--
Baby Radar by Naomi Shihab Nye( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When her mother takes her out in her stroller, a toddler encounters a variety of things, people, and animals
Cast away : poems for our time by Naomi Shihab Nye( Book )

5 editions published between 2019 and 2020 in English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Poet Naomi Shihab Nye shines a spotlight on the things we cast away, from plastic water bottles to refugees"--
The color of absence : 12 stories about loss and hope by James Howe( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories dealing with different kinds of loss experienced by young people
Is this forever, or what? : poems & paintings from Texas( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poetry and full-color artwork from Texas
 
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Honeybee : poems & short prose
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19 varieties of gazelle : poems of the Middle EastHabibiThis same sky : a collection of poems from around the worldA maze me : poems for girlsSitti's secretsThe tree is older than you are : a bilingual gathering of poems & stories from Mexico with paintings by Mexican artistsWhat have you lost?Denied, detained, deported : stories from the dark side of American immigration
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