Your Sun, Manny: A Prose Poem Memoir

Your Sun, Manny: A Prose Poem Memoir

by Marie Harris
     
 

This is the second book in our Marie Alexander pros poetry series. In Your Sun, Manny, Marie Harris has created a prose poem memoir that reveals in touching detail her story of adopting and caring for Manny, a child who was abused and neglected until he was fourteen, when Harris and her husband made him a part of their family.

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This is the second book in our Marie Alexander pros poetry series. In Your Sun, Manny, Marie Harris has created a prose poem memoir that reveals in touching detail her story of adopting and caring for Manny, a child who was abused and neglected until he was fourteen, when Harris and her husband made him a part of their family.

"Take this book to your heart and carry it away. The beauty and expressiveness of the author's words will renew your faith in the possibility of using language to capture experience and make it glow with meaning."—Laurel Speer, contributing editor, Small Press Review

"This is a complex story of hard-earned successes and brilliantly achieved failures, a story full of humor and wisdom and love."—Erica Funkhouser, author of The Actual World

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780898232059
Publisher:
New Rivers Press
Publication date:
10/28/1999
Series:
MVP Series
Edition description:
1 ED
Pages:
72
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.20(d)

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