I Am Wings

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I Am Wings: poems about love
AuthorRalph Fletcher
CountryUnited States
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Media typePrint (Hardcover)

I Am Wings: poems about love is a young adult book of poetry by Ralph Fletcher, it was first published in 1994. It was chosen by School Library Journal as one of their best books of 1994.[1]

The book contains 31 free verse poems about love arranged into two sections, "Falling In" and "Falling Out". The poetic voice is that of a young man and the poems trace the development of a relationship from the start with the first poem First Look through its end with the last poem Seeds.

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  1. "SLJ's best books 1994. (cover story)". School Library Journal. Vol. 40 (Issue 12): p20. December 1994. ISSN 0362-8930.CS1 maint: extra text (link)

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  • Spencer, Patti Sylvester (September/October 1994). "Reviews: Fiction". Book Report. Vol. 13 (Issue 2): p49. ISSN 0731-4388. Check date values in: |date= (help)CS1 maint: extra text (link)
  • Hepler, Susan (June/July 1995). "Four quick ways to enliven your book group". Reading Today. Vol. 12 (Issue 6): p29. ISSN 0737-4208. Check date values in: |date= (help)CS1 maint: extra text (link)
  • DeLong, Janice A.; Schwedt, Rachel E. (2002). Young adult poetry: a survey and theme guide. Westport, Conn: Greenwood Press. pp. p20. ISBN 0-313-31336-9.CS1 maint: multiple names: authors list (link) CS1 maint: extra text (link)

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