Books tagged: poems about growing up

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The Broiler Pit: Memories of a Misbegotten Childhood
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,080. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A collection of original poems that record memories of growing up in a small town in the northwest--Idaho's only seaport--during the 1960s and 1970s.
A Cluster of Poems
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Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Stories in Verse
Seven gross poems include what a small boy thinks about while sitting on the toilet, a peeing competition, a fishing trip with granddad that ends with a hook stuck in the wrong place, everything you wanted to know about the snot market, fashion followers, celebrity ambitions and an unusual fashion statement.
Palabras in Each Fist
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Price: Free! Words: 6,550. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
These poems twirl their skirts as they explore bi-cultural identity, growing up, a young mother's struggles, and the limits of language. Half Guatemalan and half Anglo, the speaker worries about "black-topped boys with butterscotch skin" who whistle at her, but loves how flowers "explode into curls of crepe." She doesn't understand Spanish or why tragedy jabs into our lives, but still she sings.
Seventy from the 70s (Easy to Understand Poems from Harder to Understand Times)
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Price: $3.25 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - general
Seventy from the 70s is a unique collection of poems written by a teenage girl in the UK over forty years ago. These are not typical love poems: categories include Myth & Legend, Hoping and In My World. Seventy from the 70s...easy to read poems from harder to understand times.
Life With More Vision
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Life With More Vision is a mark of transition that examines changing surroundings, society and a young person's widening awareness of life’s gifts. The final poem, Rise of the Twilight Dragon, epitomises the book's celebration of exploration and travel across this expansive world as well as the rich culture bursting from within it.
Untold Love Stories From The Past
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: American English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
Things from the past will always stay in the past, but who says they cant be relived though again?
Monday Musings - A Year of Post-it Poetry
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Series: Post-it Poetry. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,680. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
"GK Kingsley writes for fun ... her own and her reader’s. But as you chuckle, you’ll discover precious gems of wisdom and electric sparks of wit and insight in GK’s deceptively simple rhyming verses. She magically transforms the commonplace into the extraordinary, and she may well have invented a new genre along the way: Post-it Poetry." Neil Marr. Fiction Editor.
John Joseph Burhop's Song Lyrics Songbook 2012-2013
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,690. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
A Collection of Song Lyrics by John Joseph Burhop. Whether you're into rock and roll, heavy metal or country music, there's probably a song in here for you.