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Partly Cloudy A Poignant, Humorous Collection By Acclaimed Poet Gary SotoThe Fleeting Emotions Of Teenagers, As Changeable As The Weather, Ring True In These Emotionally Resonant Poems Told From The Point Of View Of Both Boys And Girls, Narrators Of Various Ethnicities Fall In Love For The First Time, Pine Over Crushes, And Brood Over Broken Hearts Tender, Lighthearted, And Surprising, This Collection Will Capture Teens, Tweens, And Anyone Who Remembers What It S Like To Be A Young Person In Love.


10 thoughts on “Partly Cloudy

  1. says:

    2.5 starsA charming compilation of poetry for the younger teenage crowd I found it to be cute, but nothing amazing I probably would have enjoyed thisabout a decade ago, when I could easily relate, but I didn t enjoy poetry then, and this book didn t exist anyways.


  2. says:

    I found this poetry collection by Gary Soto to be a perfect book for middle school students I have always felt Soto did a great job writing books that were authentic to middle school students and this is no exception Each poem in this collection is told from the perspective of an adolescent who is in love The first half of the poems a...


  3. says:

    Crystal Hansen, LS 583 Soto, G 2009 Partly cloudy Poems of love and longing New York Harcourt Genre poetry Print book Selected from Beehive Award list nominees.Gary Soto s book is divided into two perspectives The first half of the collected poems are presented from the female point of view, and the second half are voiced from the male All are vignettes, which capture something like a kiss, a moment, or a feeling For example, one of the poems is about a girl pondering how people Crystal Hansen, LS 583 Soto, G 2009 Partly cloudy Poems of love and longing New York Harcourt Genre poetry Print book Selected from Beehive Award list nominees.Gary Soto s book is divided into two perspectives The first half of the collected poems are presented from the female point of view, and the second half are voiced from the male All are vignettes, which capture something like a kiss, a moment, or a feeling For example, one of the poems is about a girl ...


  4. says:

    Gary Soto s Partly Cloudy is a collection of moments Each poem surrounds an idle thought, a feeling, a wistful emotion They are brief and somewhat fleeting All focus around the central themes of love and the desire for intimacy The first half of the book, subtitled A Girl s Tears, Her Songs tells about love and longing from the female point of view This section is filled with lighthearted emotion and secret thoughts When many of these poems are beautifully phrased, some of the feelings s Gary Soto s Partly Cloudy is a collection of moments Each poem surrounds an idle thought, a feeling, a wistful emotion They are brief and somewhat fleeting All focus around the central themes of love and the desire for intimacy The first half of the ...


  5. says:

    Have had the arc for 7 years and just never got around to it Also haven t read any Soto in a long time My middle schoolers would have loved the book.


  6. says:

    This book is a great book In this book it details poetry throughout as a whole This book would be recommended to any teenager that is feeling lost I really enjoyed this book because it laced out poetry and was easy to understand I believe any teenager going throughout a breakup or in love with someone should read this However, I don t like how t...


  7. says:

    Writing in the voice of a thirteen year old is tricky, I imagine However, many of these poems felt trite and or condescending It just didn t do it for me.


  8. says:

    I would say that this is a good poetry book about love but it was not my favorite It was not my favorite because I wasn t sure if it was the same person every time or if they were all different I enjoyed it because many of the poems were relatable I give it a 3 5 This book is poetry.


  9. says:

    I think this was an awesome, very refreshing poetry Reading it was a pleasure Girls poems are a little better than boys.


  10. says:

    please ignore this review because poetry is highly subjective and please never be discouraged by this reader s rambbling well, it didn t ring true to meand didn t feel honest.felt as if it was trying too hard to impress and. oh those clich expressions it felt to me this book was just full of ornaments or quilt consistingof various candies sugar coatingand in terms of the technique or language or imagery, it was disappointing and sometimes, there seemed no focus.and please ignore this review because poetry is highly subjective and please never be discouraged by this reader s rambbling well, it didn t ring true to meand di...