Interviewed by: Angela Elam
Catalog Number: 20110624, 20120203
Heidi Durrow, talks about growing up in a bi-racial household like the heroine in her novel THE GIRL WHO FELL FROM THE SKY. She discusses the years she spent writing this novel that ended up winning the Bellwether Prize in 2008
In part one of this conversation, Arab-American poet Naomi Shihab Nye, whose numerous books of poetry, essays and stories have delighted children and adults alike, reads from her book, ...
A holiday favorite, this highly anthologized short story is read by the late author Grace Paley. "The Loudest Voice" is an amusing tale about a little Jewish girl, chosen to play the lead in her school's Christmas pageant, and her ...
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