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Ego-tripping and other poems for young people.

by Nikki Giovanni

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Published by L. Hill; [distributed by Independent Publishers Group in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children"s poetry, American.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWith illus. by George Ford.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3557.I55 E4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination37 p.
    Number of Pages37
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5434145M
    ISBN 100882080202
    LC Control Number73081745

    Click to read more about Ego-Tripping and Other Poems for Young People by Nikki Giovanni. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5(2). Ego-Tripping and Other Poems for Young People by Nikki Giovanni, George Ford (Illustrator) Be the first to review this item Thirty-two poems that reflect aspects of the African American experience.

    Ego-Tripping and Other Poems for Young People is a creative, harmonious collection of twenty-two poems that are representative of some of Nikki Giovanni’s best works. Included in the collection.   I have recited the EGO-Tripping poems more than I can remember. My greatest joy came when I heard Nikki Giovanni recite it in person. I would reccomend this book to any young African American boy or girl as an introduction to poetry, it is truly a work of art!!!!!!!!!!!!/5.

    Ego-tripping and Other Poems for Young People (Book): Giovanni, Nikki: Baker & TaylorThirty-two poems that reflect aspects of the African American experienceIndependent Publishing GroupInsightful and fun, this collection of poetry captures the essence of the African American experience for young people. Ego-Tripping and Other Poems for Young People by Nikki Giovanni Author George Ford Illustrator. ebook. Sign up to save your library. George Ford is the illustrator of several books in the What-a-Baby series. More about Nikki Giovanni. Ego-Tripping and Other Poems for Young People. Embed Copy and paste the code into your website.


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Ego-Tripping is a collection of poems for young people that touches on everything from self-awareness to drug use. Nikki Giovanni finds moments in time, particularly black youth moments, that report on cultural issues. This is a great book. Some of the poems are not the greatest, /5. : Ego-Tripping and Other Poems for Young People (): Giovanni, Nikki, Ford, George, Hamilton, Virginia: BooksCited by: 3.

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Used books may not include companion materials, may have some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes/5(11). Ego-Tripping and Other Poems for Young People by Giovanni, Nikki () Paperback on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Will be shipped from US.

Used books may not include companion materials, may have some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes/5(9). Ego-Tripping and Other Poems for Young People (Paperback) Ego-Tripping and Other Poems for Young People (Paperback) By Nikki Giovanni, George Ford is the illustrator of several books in the What-a-Baby series.

Product Details ISBN: ISBN Publisher: Lawrence Hill Books. Does the electronic version of the book completely replace the paper version. Of course not. Best of all, if after reading an e-book, you buy a paper version of Ego-Tripping and Other Poems for Young People.

Read the book on paper - it is quite a powerful experience%(). Nikki Giovanni is a poet who often seems impatient with words, but when she grabs hold (as happens here on page one with ""if i were a poet i'd kid/ nap you"") it's a rare kid, certainly a rare black kid, who could resist being picked right up.

The poems selected here for younger people and illustrated by George Ford in bold semi-fantastic black and white are also her best known celebrations. Ego Tripping and Other Poems for Young People Book Summary: Insightful and fun, this collection of poetry captures the essence of the African American experience for young people.

Ego-tripping and other poems for young people by Nikki Giovanni. Publication date Topics Children's poetry, American., African Americans -- Poetry., American poetry -- African American authors. Internet Archive Books. Delaware County District Library (Ohio) Scanned in : Ego-Tripping and Other Poems for Young People by Nikki Giovanni and George Ford.

10 Total Resources View Text Complexity Submit Text Complexity. Name Pronunciation with Nikki Giovanni; View on Horn Book Share. Interview with Nikki Giovanni. The Paperback of the Ego-Tripping and Other Poems for Young People by Nikki Giovanni, George Ford | at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID /5(4). ‎Insightful and fun, this collection of poetry captures the essence of the African American experience for young people.5/5(2). Giovanni has added 10 new poems to her acclaimed collection of 23 poems for young people.

Ford's illustrations in sepia shades are bold and full of character and dreaming. As Virginia Hamilton says in her foreword, Giovanni's voice is personal and warm, she "celebrates ordinary folks" and writes of struggle and liberation/5(9).

Best known under this shortened title, the poem's full title is actually “Ego-Tripping (there may be a reason why).” The poem is also included in a children's book of poetry, titled Ego-Tripping and Other Poems for Young People, which was published the following year.

This latter book includes illustrations by George Ford that offer positive images for children that reflect a feeling of black pride. Ego-Tripping and Other Poems for Young People. By George Ford, Nikki Giovanni. Grades.Other Books You Might Like Related Book Resources. Ego-Tripping and Other Poems for Young People - Ebook written by Nikki Giovanni.

Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, 4/5(4). Insightful and fun, this collection of poetry captures the essence of the African American experience for young people. Twenty years after the release of the first edition of this bestseller, poet Nikki Giovanni has added 10 new poems to the 22 that made up the original collection.

Ego Tripping and Other Poems for Young People. By Nikki Giovanni. Illustrated by George Ford. Lawrence Hill Books, (). 76 pages. $ Content: Highly acclaimed poet, writer, and scholar Nikki Giovanni, wrote this collection of 32 poems specifically for young people.

Giovanni writes about African American lives and experiences; Ego Tripping and the other. Find books like Ego-Tripping and Other Poems for Young People from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked Ego-Tripping and. Buy Ego-Tripping and Other Poems for Young People by Nikki Giovanni, George Ford (Illustrator) online at Alibris.

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Read "Ego-Tripping and Other Poems for Young People" by Nikki Giovanni available from Rakuten Kobo. Insightful and fun, this collection of poetry captures the essence of the African American experience for young : Chicago Review Press.Get this from a library!

Ego-tripping: and other poems for young people. [Nikki Giovanni; George Ford] -- Thirty-two poems that reflect aspects of the African American experience.