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5 edition of A Summer Life found in the catalog.

A Summer Life

  • 350 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Youth,
  • Social Issues - General,
  • Children"s Books - Young Adult Fiction,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Social Situations - General,
  • Children"s Books - Young Adult,
  • 20th century,
  • Biography,
  • Poets, American

  • The Physical Object
    FormatSchool & Library Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8189067M
    ISBN 100833574736
    ISBN 109780833574732

    Author Gary Soto, through a series of essays, describes learning about himself and life as he moves through childhood into young adulthood in Fresno, California.   A roundup of the best new book to read in summer 15 Books You Won't Be Able to Put Down This Summer. Real-life elections are stressful and bad. A Summer Life Rhetoric Analysis Essay Words 3 Pages Jennie Le AP English 29 August A Summer Life rhetoric analysis In his autobiographical narrative A Summer Life, Gary Soto vividly recreates the guilt felt by a six- year-old boy who steals an apple pie.


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