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Product Description: In his engaging new collection, National Book Award finalist Gary Soto creates poems that each begin with a line from Shakespeare and then continue in Soto's fresh and accessible verse. Drawing on moments from the sonnets, Hamlet, Macbeth, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Romeo and Juliet, and others, Soto illuminates aspects of the source material while taking his poems in directions of their own, strategically employing the color of "thee" and "thine," kings, thieves, and lovers...read more

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9781452148298 | Chronicle Books Llc, March 22, 2016, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: In his engaging new collection, National Book Award finalist Gary Soto creates poems that each begin with a line from Shakespeare and then continue in Soto's fresh and accessible verse.

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Collects eleven short stories focusing on the everyday adventures of Chicano young people growing up in Fresno, California.

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9781598205190 | Alfaguara Infantil, June 1, 2007, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Collects eleven short stories focusing on the everyday adventures of Chicano young people growing up in Fresno, California.

Prebinding:

9781417791446 | Turtleback Books, June 1, 2007, cover price $20.80 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: In this unique collection of short stories, the small events of daily life reveal big themes love and friendship, youth and growing up, success and failure. Calling on his own experiences of growing up in California's Central Valley, poet Gary Soto brings to life the joys and pains of young people everywhere...read more

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9781631139116 | Loqueleo, February 19, 2016, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: In this unique collection of short stories, the small events of daily life reveal big themes love and friendship, youth and growing up, success and failure.

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Product Description: Gary Soto is a poet and, in his previous writing life, author of children’s literature. Moreover, he is an essayist whose works, such as Living Up the Street, A Summer Life, and What Poets Are Like, were celebrated for their openness and vivid image-making...read more

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9781611687118 | Univ Pr of New England, March 3, 2015, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Gary Soto is a poet and, in his previous writing life, author of children’s literature.

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Product Description: Few writers capture the everyday moments of life like Gary Soto. In direct and vivid poems, he draws from his own youth in California's Central Valley to portray the joys and sorrows of young people. His writing focuses on Latino characters, yet speaks to readers of all ethnicities...read more

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9780544104822 | Rev exp edition (Houghton Mifflin, October 22, 2013), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Few writers capture the everyday moments of life like Gary Soto.

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A revised and expanded collection of poems brings to life themes of growing up, family, friendship, and first love and are drawn from the author's background as a Mexican-American in the San Joaquin Valley.

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9780152055646 | Rev exp edition (Houghton Mifflin, April 1, 2006), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: A collection of poems brings to life themes of growing up, family, friendship, and first love.

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Product Description: [Read by Charlie Thurston] An original novella from award-winning children's author and poet Gary Soto. -- Jason Rodriguez is a twelve-year-old who never had much luck until he wins $3,700 in the lottery and becomes an Instant Winner! Jason can't believe he's won the lottery and decides he will use the money to get his crazy Uncle Mike out of jail...read more
By Gary Soto and Charlie Thuston (narrator)

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9781482941036 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, September 1, 2013), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: [Read by Charlie Thurston] An original novella from award-winning children's author and poet Gary Soto.

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Product Description: [MP3-CD audiobook format in Vinyl case.][Read by Charlie Thurston] An original novella from award-winning children's author and poet Gary Soto. -- Jason Rodriguez is a twelve-year-old who never had much luck until he wins $3,700 in the lottery and becomes an Instant Winner! Jason can't believe he's won the lottery and decides he will use the money to get his crazy Uncle Mike out of jail...read more

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9781482941029 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, September 1, 2013), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: [MP3-CD audiobook format in Vinyl case.

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Product Description: [Library Edition Audiobook CD in sturdy Vinyl case.] [Read by Charlie Thurston] An original novella from award-winning children's author and poet Gary Soto. -- Jason Rodriguez is a twelve-year-old who never had much luck until he wins $3,700 in the lottery and becomes an Instant Winner! Jason can't believe he's won the lottery and decides he will use the money to get his crazy Uncle Mike out of jail...read more
By Gary Soto and Charlie Thurston (narrator)

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9781482941012 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, September 1, 2013), cover price $49.99 | About this edition: [Library Edition Audiobook CD in sturdy Vinyl case.

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Product Description: Gary Soto is a widely published author of children's and young adult fiction, and he is an acclaimed poet--often referred to as one of the nation's first Chicano poets. With a sharp sense of storytelling and a sly wit, What Poets Are Like is a memoir of the writing life that shares the keen observation, sense of self and humor of such writers as Sherman Alexie and Nora Ephron...read more

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9781570618741 | Sasquatch Books, August 20, 2013, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Gary Soto is a widely published author of children's and young adult fiction, and he is an acclaimed poet--often referred to as one of the nation's first Chicano poets.

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9781622880058 | Texas A & M Univ Pr, February 10, 2013, cover price $16.00

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Product Description: What happens when the dad you don t know suddenly invades your life? Gabe Mendoza is off to the library when his long-absent father appears and looks to be homeless. His father wants to re-establish a relationship, but thirteen-year-old Gabe is hesitant...read more
By August Ross (narrator) and Gary Soto

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9781935430919 | Unabridged edition (Audio Bookshelf, November 1, 2012), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: What happens when the dad you don t know suddenly invades your life?

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Product Description: A poignant, humorous collection by acclaimed poet Gary SotoThe fleeting emotions of teenagers, as changeable as the weather, ring true in these emotionally resonant poems. Told from the point of view of both boys and girls, narrators of various ethnicities fall in love for the first time, pine over crushes, and brood over broken hearts...read more

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9780152063016 | Houghton Mifflin, February 1, 2009, cover price $16.00

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9780547577371 | Reprint edition (Houghton Mifflin, January 17, 2012), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: A poignant, humorous collection by acclaimed poet Gary SotoThe fleeting emotions of teenagers, as changeable as the weather, ring true in these emotionally resonant poems.

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Product Description: What do Gaby Lopez, Michael Robles, and Cynthia Rodriguez have in common? These three kids join other teens and tweens in Gary Soto's new short story collection, in which the hard-knock facts of growing up are captured with humor and poignance...read more

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9780152061814 | Harcourt Childrens Books, May 1, 2008, cover price $16.00

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9780547577340 | Reprint edition (Houghton Mifflin, January 17, 2012), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: What do Gaby Lopez, Michael Robles, and Cynthia Rodriguez have in common?

Miscellaneous:

9780547539348 | Houghton Mifflin, May 1, 2008, cover price $16.00

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Product Description: Being thirteen is happy, sad, humiliating, surprising, wonderful, awful, exciting, boring, in other words fill of ups and downs. The thirteen-year-olds in Gary Soto's thirteen stories experience all this and more. In one story, a girl's world is turned upside down when she visits a college campus where she expects to find a rarified atmosphere of intellectual pursuit, only to meet a tour guide who is tattooed, overly pierced, hungover, and not at all focused on academics...read more

Hardcover:

9780823423958 | Holiday House, October 2, 2011, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Being thirteen is happy, sad, humiliating, surprising, wonderful, awful, exciting, boring, in other words fill of ups and downs.

A collection of poems brings to life themes of growing up, family, friendship, and first love

Paperback:

9780152061791 | Rev exp edition (Graphia, January 1, 2011), cover price $5.95

Prebinding:

9780785701750 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $11.80 | About this edition: A collection of poems brings to life themes of growing up, family, friendship, and first love

Product Description: Marisol Luna is a lively 10-year-old girl who was born to dance. She's a fourth-grader who lives with her loving parents in a busy and largely Hispanic neighborhood in the heart of Chicago. Marisol goes to school (where she is a Two-Square champion) takes care of her cat, plays with the kids in her neighborhood, and takes dance lessons...read more

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9781584859727 | Amer Girl, December 20, 2004, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: When her parents move away from their close-knit central Chicago neighborhood and thus her dance classes, Marisol--a lively ten-year-old who loves to dance--realizes that she can keep her passion for dancing no matter where she lives.

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9780606330503 | Demco Media, December 27, 2004, cover price $16.60 | About this edition: When her parents move away from their close-knit central Chicago neighborhood and thus her dance classes, Marisol--a lively ten-year-old who loves to dance--realizes that she can keep her passion for dancing no matter where she lives.

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9781439590294 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 9, 2009), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Marisol Luna is a lively 10-year-old girl who was born to dance.
9781417691807 | Turtleback Books, December 20, 2004, cover price $17.15 | About this edition: When her parents move away from their close-knit central Chicago neighborhood and thus her dance classes, Marisol--a lively ten-year-old who loves to dance--realizes that she can keep her passion for dancing no matter where she lives.

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Product Description: Hector and Mando, two Chicano seventh graders from East Los Angeles, visit Hector's uncle in the less-than-exciting town of Fresno and find plenty of excitement, laughs, and thrills after they witness a robbery and are chased by the dim-witted criminals.

Paperback:

9780892552863 | Reissue edition (Persea Books, August 1, 2003), cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Hector and Mando, two Chicano seventh graders from East Los Angeles, visit Hector's uncle in Fresno and find plenty of excitement after they witness a robbery and are chased by the dim-witted criminals.
9780590470766 | Apple, March 1, 1995, cover price $3.50 | About this edition: After their photograph of a robbery is published in the newspaper, Hector and Mando find themselves pursued by two goofy thieves.

School and Library:

9780590478144 | Scholastic, March 1, 1994, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: After their photograph of a robbery is published in the newspaper, Hector and Mando find themselves pursued by two goofy thieves.

Reinforced:

9780606074001 | Demco Media, March 1, 1995, cover price $9.50 | About this edition: After their photograph of a robbery is published in the newspaper, Hector and Mando find themselves pursued by two goofy thieves.

Prebinding:

9781439536285 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, August 11, 2008), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Hector and Mando, two Chicano seventh graders from East Los Angeles, visit Hector's uncle in the less-than-exciting town of Fresno and find plenty of excitement, laughs, and thrills after they witness a robbery and are chased by the dim-witted criminals.
9780613871860 | Turtleback Books, August 1, 2003, cover price $19.60 | About this edition: Hector and Mando, two Chicano seventh graders from East Los Angeles, visit Hector's uncle in Fresno and find plenty of excitement after they witness a robbery and are chased by the dim-witted criminals.

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Product Description: Lincoln is in a jam when his basketball team at his new school--where the students are rich and mostly white--faces his old team from the barrio on the boards. How can he play his best against his friends? No matter who wins, it looks like it will be lose-lose for Lincoln.

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9780152046941 | Reissue edition (Houghton Mifflin, March 1, 2003), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Fourteen-year-old Lincoln Mendoza, an aspiring basketball player, must come to terms with his divided loyalties when he moves from the Hispanic inner city to a white suburban neighborhood.
9780152840778 | Reprint edition (Houghton Mifflin, October 1, 1992), cover price $8.00 | About this edition: Fourteen-year-old Lincoln Mendoza, an aspiring basketball player, must come to terms with his divided loyalties when he moves from the Hispanic inner city to a white suburban neighborhood.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780788735165 | Abridged edition (Recorded Books, May 1, 2000), cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Lincoln Mendoza remains loyal to his former school’s basketball team, even after he moves from the barrio to the suburbs and plays for his new school’s team.

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9780152840761 | 1 edition (Harcourt Childrens Books, September 15, 1991), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Fourteen-year-old Lincoln Mendoza, an aspiring basketball player, must come to terms with his divided loyalties when he moves from the Hispanic inner city to a white suburban neighborhood.

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9780606277938 | Demco Media, March 1, 2003, cover price $14.49 | About this edition: Fourteen-year-old Lincoln Mendoza, an aspiring basketball player, must come to terms with his divided loyalties when he moves from the Hispanic inner city to a white suburban neighborhood.
9780606125321 | Reprint edition (Demco Media, October 1, 1992), cover price $15.77 | About this edition: Fourteen-year-old Lincoln Mendoza, an aspiring basketball player, must come to terms with his divided loyalties when he moves from the Hispanic inner city to a white suburban neighborhood.

Prebinding:

9781439517123 | Reissue edition (Paw Prints, August 11, 2008), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Lincoln is in a jam when his basketball team at his new school--where the students are rich and mostly white--faces his old team from the barrio on the boards.
9780613599306 | Turtleback Books, December 1, 2003, cover price $17.20 | About this edition: Fourteen-year-old Lincoln Mendoza, an aspiring basketball player, must come to terms with his divided loyalties when he moves from the Hispanic inner city to a white suburban neighborhood.
9780785704997 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $16.45 | About this edition: Fourteen-year-old Lincoln Mendoza, an aspiring basketball player, must come to terms with his divided loyalties when he moves from the Hispanic inner city to a white suburban neighborhood.

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Product Description: This inspiring story of Jessie De La Cruz, the United Farmer Workers, and la Causa is told as only Gary Soto -- novelist, essayist, poet, and himself a field laborer during his teens -- can tell it, with respect, empathy, and deep compassion for the working poor...read more

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9780892552535 | Persea Books, January 1, 2001, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Profiles the Mexican American woman who spent her early years as a migrant farm worker and later became the first female organizer for the United Farm Workers.

Paperback:

9780892552856 | Persea Books, October 1, 2002, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Profiles the Mexican American woman who spent her early years as a migrant farm worker and later became the first female organizer for the United Farm Workers.

Prebinding:

9781439536278 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, August 11, 2008), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: This inspiring story of Jessie De La Cruz, the United Farmer Workers, and la Causa is told as only Gary Soto -- novelist, essayist, poet, and himself a field laborer during his teens -- can tell it, with respect, empathy, and deep compassion for the working poor.
9780613591546 | Turtleback Books, December 1, 2003, cover price $20.80 | About this edition: Profiles the Mexican American woman who spent her early years as a migrant farm worker and later became the first female organizer for the United Farm Workers.

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Product Description: When Lincoln and Tony take up the martial art of kempo, they never imagine that it will lead them to Japan as exchange students. They have little idea of what lies ahead when they fly from San Francisco to Tokyo, but when it comes time to return home, Lincoln has learned that his Japanese family, and people everywhere, are not unlike his family back in California...read more

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9780152046965 | Reprint edition (Houghton Mifflin, March 1, 2003), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Fourteen-year-old Mexican American Lincoln Mendoza spends a summer with a host family in Japan, encountering new experiences and making new friends.
9780152591885 | Houghton Mifflin, October 1, 1992, cover price $8.00 | About this edition: Fourteen-year-old Mexican American Lincoln Mendoza spends a summer with a host family in Japan, encountering new experiences and making new friends

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780788729706 | Recorded Books, June 1, 1999, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: When Lincoln and Tony take up the martial art of kempo, they never imagine that it will lead them to Japan as exchange students.

School and Library:

9780152591878 | Harcourt Childrens Books, October 1, 1992, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Fourteen-year-old Mexican American Lincoln Mendoza spends a summer with a host family in Japan, encountering new experiences and making new friends

Reinforced:

9780606277945 | Demco Media, March 1, 2003, cover price $14.70 | About this edition: Fourteen-year-old Mexican American Lincoln Mendoza spends a summer with a host family in Japan, encountering new experiences and making new friends.
9780606200400 | Demco Media, February 1, 2002, cover price $15.77 | About this edition: Fourteen-year-old Mexican American Lincoln Mendoza spends a summer with a host family in Japan, encountering new experiences and making new friends

Prebinding:

9781439517130 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, August 11, 2008), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: When Lincoln and Tony take up the martial art of kempo, they never imagine that it will lead them to Japan as exchange students.
9780613599191 | Turtleback Books, July 1, 2003, cover price $17.35 | About this edition: Fourteen-year-old Mexican American Lincoln Mendoza spends a summer with a host family in Japan, encountering new experiences and making new friends.
9780785704133 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $16.45 | About this edition: Fourteen-year-old Mexican American Lincoln Mendoza spends a summer with a host family in Japan, encountering new experiences and making new friends

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Product Description: Meet Manuel, a young man who wears hand-me-downs from his older brothers until he finally gets a brand-new pair of shoes. And Jose Luis, who watches the vet bills rise after he buys a sick rooster to save it from becoming someone's dinner...read more

Paperback:

9780152054373 | Reprint edition (Houghton Mifflin, May 1, 2006), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: A collection of short stories about Mexican American youth growing up in California's Central Valley.

School and Library:

9780152016586 | Houghton Mifflin, May 1, 1998, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: A collection of short stories about Mexican American youth growing up in California's Central Valley.

Prebinding:

9781439517406 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, August 11, 2008), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Meet Manuel, a young man who wears hand-me-downs from his older brothers until he finally gets a brand-new pair of shoes.

Product Description: Chihuahua! What are two low-riding cats to do when they sign up for a cruise and end up on a ship full of dogs? Chato and Novio Boy try to have fun, but they’re miserable watching endless games of Bark at the Moon. Plus, the dogs get sick from all their running around and excessive consumption of milk bones...read more

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9781595199072 | Pap/cas edition (Live Oak Media, July 30, 2008), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Chihuahua!
9780142408100 | Reprint edition (Puffin, May 10, 2007), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Chato and Novio win a cruise but are disappointed to find that everyone else on board is a dog, and things go from bad to worse when the dogs party themselves sick and it is up to the cats to find help.

School and Library:

9780399239748 | Putnam Pub Group, May 19, 2005, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Chato and Novio win a cruise but are disappointed to find that everyone else on board is a dog, and things go from bad to worse when the dogs party themselves sick and it is up to the cats to find help.

Product Description: In this new collection of poetry, National Book Award finalist Gary Soto tackles the shabby reality of the world around him and turns it into vivid poetry. Drawing on the Chicano slang of the barrio, Soto gives authentic voice to portraits of life set mostly in California's San Joaquin Valley, where he was born and raised...read more

Paperback:

9780811825184 | Chronicle Books Llc, August 1, 1999, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Gathers poems dealing with such topics as childhood, family, love, death, and poverty.

Prebinding:

9781439503652 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, June 26, 2008), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: In this new collection of poetry, National Book Award finalist Gary Soto tackles the shabby reality of the world around him and turns it into vivid poetry.

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