Category Archives: Poetry/Verse

The Essential Neruda: Selected Poems(Bilingual Edition). Edited by Mark Eisner. (2004).San Francisco: City Lights Books. ISBN-10: 0872864286.

Summary Pablo Neruda is known as one of the most loved poets of Latin America, as he wrote with the intention of being the voice of his people. This is a collection of 50 of Neruda’s poems, carefully chosen and … Continue reading

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Crank. By Ellen Hopkins. Simon Pulse, New York. (2004). ISBN-10: 0689865198 (pbk.) 9780689865190

Plot Summary Kristina is unhappy living at home with her mother, stepfather, and siblings. So she goes to live with her father. Things aren’t great there, it is cold, dirty, dark. Kristina doesn’t find the love she was searching for. … Continue reading

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