I Feel a Little Jumpy Around You: A Book of Her Poems & His Poems Collected in Pairs

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Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 1996 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 256 pages
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The different perspectives, feelings, and thoughts of men and women are presented in a lively collection of poetry collected in pairs, including works by such authors as Alberto Rios, Grace Paley, Robert Bly, Rita Dove, W. S. Merwin, Paulette Jiles, and Galway Kinnell.

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User Review  - Crystalmiles - LibraryThing

4Q 4P (my VOYA ratings). Naomi Shihab Nye and Paul B. Janeczko bring their award-winning poetry compiling skills together for "I Feel a Little Jumpy Around You," an anthology of poems in pairs from ... Read full review

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User Review  - ArynO - LibraryThing

This is a paired collection of his and hers poems, though most of them to me didn't seem to deal with gendered issues. I did enjoy some of them, but others just weren't my cup of tea. I can recognize though that this is a quality collection, so I gave my rating to reflect that. Read full review

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