Partly Cloudy: Poems of love and longing (Harcourt, 2009); A Simple Plan (
Chronicle Books, 2007); One Kind of Faith ...
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 - Poet - Born in Fresno, California, in 1952, Gary Soto is a poet,
novelist, and children's author known for his reflections on the Chicano
Brief Bio. Gary Soto was born in Fresno, California, in April, 1952, to working-
class Mexican-American parents. At a young age, he worked in the fields of the
Harcourt, hardbound, $16.00. A collection of thirty-five poems with a Q & A about
writing poetry and the life of a poet. This is a revised and expanded version of a ...
Poets should fill themselves with the works of poetry and other writers. My advice
for young poets is to read what's available in the contemporary landscape.
Official site, with sales of his ten poetry collections, including 'New and Selected
Poems', FAQS, and some of his favorite titles fit for high school students and ...
In his early years, Gary Soto focused primarily on writing poetry. After transferring
to California State University, Soto began publishing his first poems. His first ...
Gary Soto's eleventh book of poems for adults, Human Nature is full of arresting
images and surprising scenarios — and probably more uncanny opening lines ...
Children's author Gary Soto's work includes Too Many Tamales. ... I read it, liked
it, and began to write poems of my own. I enrolled in my first poetry-writing class ...