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Naomi Shihab Nye

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Naomi Shihab Nye is a poet and anthologist and the acclaimed author of Habibi: A Novel and Sitti's Secrets, a picture book, which was based on her own experiences visiting her beloved Sitti in Palestine. Her book 19 Varieties of Gazelle: Poems of the Middle East was a finalist for the National Book Award. She has taught writing and worked in schools all over the world, including in Muscat, Oman. She lives in San Antonio, Texas.

Works by Naomi Shihab Nye
Everything Comes Next Cast Away: Poems for Our Time Voices In The Air: Poems For Listeners The Turtle of Oman
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