By Rebecca Layton

Arab-American and Muslim Writers discusses the authors from this wealthy historical past that experience made lasting contributions to the yankee literary panorama. Authors corresponding to Claire Messud, Mohja Kahf, Samuel Hazo, Malcolm X, Amiri Baraka, and Kahlil Gibran are one of the profiled during this new providing, which additionally covers the now-canonical works often assigned in study rooms today.

Show description

Read or Download Arab-American and Muslim Writers (Multicultural Voices) PDF

Best children's nonfiction people & places books

Download e-book for iPad: Knights (Legendary Warriors) by Adrienne Lee,Cynthia Martin

In medieval Europe, kingdoms blazed into conflict led by fearsome warriors known as knights. Sparking dread of their enemies, knights a strict code of behavior and had the honour of everybody round them. Get the main points on those heroes on horseback, from their education and guns to their lethal struggling with equipment.

Download e-book for kindle: Life on Surtsey: Iceland's Upstart Island (Scientists in the by Loree Griffin Burns

On November 14, 1963, a volcano fifteen miles off the shore of Iceland exploded less than the ocean, leading to a brand-new island. Scientists instantly well-known Surtsey for what it was: an chance to monitor the way in which lifestyles takes hold.   Loree Griffin Burns follows entomologist Erling Ólafsson on a five-day journey to Surtsey, the place on account that 1970 he has studied the arriving and survival of bugs and different species.

Download e-book for iPad: Puritan Girl, Mohawk Girl: A Novel by John Demos

During this riveting historic fiction narrative, nationwide e-book Award Finalist John Demos stocks the tale of a tender Puritan lady and her life-changing adventure with the Mohawk humans. encouraged by means of Demos’s award-winning novel The Unredeemed Captive, Puritan woman, Mohawk woman will captivate a tender viewers, delivering a local American standpoint instead of the Western one usually taught within the school room.

Download e-book for iPad: B is for Bluenose: A Nova Scotia Alphabet (Discover Canada by Susan Tooke

Who have been the 1st humans of Nova Scotia? What great star-shaped citadel are available in Halifax? What form of water plant not just offers foodstuff and defend to Canadian natural world but additionally lessens coastal erosion? The solutions to those questions, in addition to many proof, traditions, and lots more and plenty background are available in B is for Bluenose: A Nova Scotia Alphabet.

Additional info for Arab-American and Muslim Writers (Multicultural Voices)

Example text

Download PDF sample

Arab-American and Muslim Writers (Multicultural Voices) by Rebecca Layton

by Edward

Rated 4.32 of 5 – based on 47 votes