There Is a Flower at the Tip of My Nose Smelling Me

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HarperCollins, May 9, 2006 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages

There is a road
At the bottom
Of my Foot
Walking me.

In a beautifully poetic and gently provocative text, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Alice Walker invites readers young and old to see the world -- and our place in it -- through new eyes.

Glowing colors and radiant images accompany this joyous celebration of the connections and interconnections between self, Nature, and creativity.

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User Review  - crieder95 - LibraryThing

This book of poetry is sweet and filled with thoughts of being one with nature and life itself. Walker takes an interesting twist on her way with words. Instead of her person doing the smelling ... Read full review

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User Review  - nbmars - LibraryThing

In a series of short verses, Alice Walker praises the world around her: “There is a sky/ At the end of my Eye/ Seeing Me.” “There is a dance/ That lives In my bones/ Dancing Me.” "There is a song ... Read full review

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About the author (2006)

Alice Walker won the Pulitzer Prize and an American Book Award for her novel The Color Purple. She has written numerous poems, essays, and short stories, including her most recent book, The Way Forward is With a Broken Heart. Originally published in 1974, Langston Hughes: American Poet was Alice Walker's first book for children. This picture book biography is now back in print with a new author's note and beautiful new illustrations. Ms. Walker lives in Northern California.

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