My wicked, wicked ways

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A. A. Knopf, Nov 17, 1992 - Poetry - 103 pages
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Hailed as "not only a gifted writer, but an absolutely essential one" (The New York Times Book Review), Sandra Cisneros has firmly established herself as an author of electrifying talent. Here are verses, comic and sad, radiantly pure and plainspoken, that reveal why her stories have been praised for their precision and musicality of language.

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Review: My Wicked, Wicked Ways

User Review  - D - Goodreads

i tend to find poetry alienating and too often obscure and pretentious. but the house on mango street and woman hollering creek have built up such a trust for me in the author that i just flew through ... Read full review

Review: My Wicked, Wicked Ways

User Review  - Alexi Lawless - Goodreads

Sandra Cisneros ROCKS my face off. As a poet, I can think of very few who truly capture all the phases of a love affair so beautifully, and yet still manage to keep it incredibly raw. She's the World Class Sushi of Contemporary Poetry. Jiro Dreams of Sandra... he just doesn't realize it yet. Read full review

About the author (1992)

Sandra Cisneros was born in Chicago in 1954. Internationally acclaimed for her poetry and fiction, she has been the recipient of numerous awards, including the Lannan Literary Award and the American Book Award, and of fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and the MacArthur Foundation. Cisneros is the author of the novels The House on Mango Street and Caramelo, a collection of short stories Woman Hollering Creek, a book of poetry Loose Woman, and a children's book Hairs/Pelitos. She lives in San Antonio, Texas.


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