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Nye, Naomi Shihab

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Works: 168 works in 313 publications in 2 languages and 29,162 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  Fiction  Young adult works  Short stories 
Roles: Interviewer, Performer, Editor, Narrator, Librettist, Translator
Classifications: PS3564.Y44, 811.54
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Honeybee : poems & short prose by Naomi Shihab Nye ( Book )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2,302 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 )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 1,835 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 )
17 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and German and held by 1,721 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 ( Book )
5 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 1,436 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
The tree is older than you are : a bilingual gathering of poems & stories from Mexico with paintings by Mexican artists ( Book )
6 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 1,391 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
Sitti's secrets by Naomi Shihab Nye ( Book )
11 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 1,354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young girl describes a visit to see her grandmother in a Palestinian village on the West Bank
A maze me : poems for girls by Naomi Shihab Nye ( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 1,324 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
What have you lost? ( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 1,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of poems that explore all kinds of loss
Come with me : poems for a journey by Naomi Shihab Nye ( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,117 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 1,019 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
I feel a little jumpy around you : a book of her poems & his poems collected in pairs ( Book )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 915 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
Time you let me in : 25 poets under 25 ( Book )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of poems from 25 poets
Baby Radar by Naomi Shihab Nye ( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When her mother takes her out in her stroller, a toddler encounters a variety of things, people, and animals
Going going by Naomi Shihab Nye ( Book )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In San Antonio, Texas, sixteen-year-old Florrie leads her friends and a new boyfriend in a campaign which supports small businesses and protests the effects of chain stores
Is this forever, or what? : poems & paintings from Texas ( Book )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of poetry and full-color artwork from Texas
Salting the ocean : 100 poems by young poets ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jerry Middlebrook, Mary Gutierrez, Robyn Rutland, Sandra Scherbenske, Jason Witherspoon, Austin Stoker, Spring Odiorne, Alison Sagebiel, Alfonso Vargas ... There are 100 poems in this book by 100 poets who wrote their poems when they were in grades one through twelve. These poets are not famous. You have not read their poems before. These poets live anywhere. They are now dentists and dancers and teachers and students and construction workers. They write with fire. They could be you
There is no long distance now : very short stories by Naomi Shihab Nye ( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Forty short stories by an award-winning author and poet
Open mic : riffs on life between cultures in ten voices by Mitali Perkins ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shares stories about growing up in diverse homes or communities, from an Asian youth who gains temporary popularity by making up a false background, to a biracial girl whose father clears subway seats by calmly sitting between two prejudiced women
You & yours : poems by Naomi Shihab Nye ( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In You & Yours, Naomi Shihab Nye continues her conversation with ordinary people whose lives become, through her empathetic use of poetic language, extraordinary. Nye writes of local life in her inner-city Texas neighborhood, about rural schools and urban communities she's visited in this county, as well as the daily rituals of Jews and Palestinians who live in the war-torn Middle East."--BOOK JACKET
Words under the words : selected poems by Naomi Shihab Nye ( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of poems in which the author draws upon her experiences as a Palestinian-American living in the Southwest, and her travels in Central America, the Middle East, and Asia, to comment upon the shared humanity of different cultures throughout the world
 
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Alternative Names
Shihab Nye Naomi
Shihab Nye, Naomi 1952-
ナイ, ネオミ・シーハブ
ネオミ・シーハブ・ナイ
Languages
English (123)
German (1)
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