Gary Anthony Soto (born April 12, 1952) is an American poet, novelist, and
memoirist. Contents. [hide]. 1 Life and career; 2 Work; 3 Awards and honors ...
Gary Soto, born April 12, 1952, was raised in Fresno, California. He is the author
of eleven poetry collections for adults, most notably New and Selected Poems, ...
Gary Soto is known for a body of work that deals with the realities of growing up
in Mexican-American communities; in poems, novels, short stories, plays and ...
Gary Soto was born in Fresno, California on April 12th, 1952, to Manuel and
Angie Soto. His parents, like many other Mexican Americans, worked in San ...
As a poet with a strong sense of kinship with people who are poor, neglected,
and oppressed, Soto tries to create poetry out of ordinary working-class ...
Gary Soto has been widely praised for his entertaining stories for people of all
ages. He has a unique writing style in which he integrates his...
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Results 1 - 12 of 66 ... Born in Fresno, California to Mexican American parents, Gary Soto learned the
hard work ethic through his share of chores, including ...
Since he did not have books growing up, Soto regards his own emergence as a
poet as "sort of a fluke." After working as a laborer, Soto entered college ...