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The Resource The rose that grew from concrete, Tupac Amaru Shakur

The rose that grew from concrete, Tupac Amaru Shakur

Label
The rose that grew from concrete
Title
The rose that grew from concrete
Statement of responsibility
Tupac Amaru Shakur
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"His talent was unbounded, a raw force that commanded attention and respect. His death was tragic -- a violent homage to the power of his voice. His legacy is indomitable -- remaining vibrant and alive. Here now, newly discovered, are Tupac's most honest and intimate thoughts conveyed through the pure art of poetry -- a mirror into his enigmatic life and its many contradictions. Written in his own hand at the age of nineteen, they embrace his spirit, his energy ... and his ultimate message of hope." -- from inside front cover
Cataloging source
UOK
Dewey number
811.5/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
NP
Intended audience source
Lexile
Literary form
poetry
Label
The rose that grew from concrete, Tupac Amaru Shakur
Instantiates
Publication
Note
The "NP" or "Non Prose" code is for any book comprising more than half non-standard prose. This includes most plays, songs, recipes, some kinds of poetry and text with non-standard or absent punctuation. Lexile is based on prose analysis, so NP books do not receive a Lexile measure, merely the NP code
Contents
Foreword. Tupac, c u in heaven / Nikki Giovanni -- The rose that grew from concrete. The rose that grew from concrete -- In the depths of solitude -- Sometimes I cry -- Under the skies above -- Life through my eyes -- When ure heart turns cold -- Untitled -- The eternal lament -- Only 4 the righteous -- What of fame? -- The shining star within! -- Starry night -- If I fail -- What is it that I search 4 -- The fear in the heart of a man -- God -- Nothing can come between us. Nothing can come between us -- My dearest one!! -- If there be pain-- -- Things that make hearts break -- Black woman -- And still I love u -- The mutual heartache? -- 1st impressions -- A love unspoken -- Forever and today -- When I do kiss u -- Carmencita of the Bronx! -- Untitled -- Love is just complicated -- Elizabeth -- I know my heart has lied before -- From first glance -- 1 for April -- Wife 4 life -- Tears from a star -- March 1st : the day after April -- Why must u be unfaithful -- The power of a smile -- Genesis (the rebirth of my heart) -- Love within a storm -- What can I offer her? -- Jada -- The tears in Cupid's eyes -- Cupid's smile II -- What I see! -- In the midst of passion -- 2 people with 1 wish -- Hours pass by -- Just a breath of freedom. Just a breath of freedom -- For Mrs. Hawkins -- The sun and the moon -- Government assistance or my soul -- Family tree -- Or my soul -- When ure hero falls -- Untitled -- "U r ripping us apart!!!" -- A river that flows forever -- Can u c the pride in the panther -- Tears of a teenage mother -- "Where there is a will--" -- Liberty needs glasses. Liberty needs glasses -- How can we be free -- The promise -- And 2morrow -- No-win -- The unanswerable? -- Nightmares -- So I say goodbye -- In the event of my demise
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxii, 149 p.
Isbn
9780671028442
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocm42677789
Label
The rose that grew from concrete, Tupac Amaru Shakur
Publication
Note
The "NP" or "Non Prose" code is for any book comprising more than half non-standard prose. This includes most plays, songs, recipes, some kinds of poetry and text with non-standard or absent punctuation. Lexile is based on prose analysis, so NP books do not receive a Lexile measure, merely the NP code
Contents
Foreword. Tupac, c u in heaven / Nikki Giovanni -- The rose that grew from concrete. The rose that grew from concrete -- In the depths of solitude -- Sometimes I cry -- Under the skies above -- Life through my eyes -- When ure heart turns cold -- Untitled -- The eternal lament -- Only 4 the righteous -- What of fame? -- The shining star within! -- Starry night -- If I fail -- What is it that I search 4 -- The fear in the heart of a man -- God -- Nothing can come between us. Nothing can come between us -- My dearest one!! -- If there be pain-- -- Things that make hearts break -- Black woman -- And still I love u -- The mutual heartache? -- 1st impressions -- A love unspoken -- Forever and today -- When I do kiss u -- Carmencita of the Bronx! -- Untitled -- Love is just complicated -- Elizabeth -- I know my heart has lied before -- From first glance -- 1 for April -- Wife 4 life -- Tears from a star -- March 1st : the day after April -- Why must u be unfaithful -- The power of a smile -- Genesis (the rebirth of my heart) -- Love within a storm -- What can I offer her? -- Jada -- The tears in Cupid's eyes -- Cupid's smile II -- What I see! -- In the midst of passion -- 2 people with 1 wish -- Hours pass by -- Just a breath of freedom. Just a breath of freedom -- For Mrs. Hawkins -- The sun and the moon -- Government assistance or my soul -- Family tree -- Or my soul -- When ure hero falls -- Untitled -- "U r ripping us apart!!!" -- A river that flows forever -- Can u c the pride in the panther -- Tears of a teenage mother -- "Where there is a will--" -- Liberty needs glasses. Liberty needs glasses -- How can we be free -- The promise -- And 2morrow -- No-win -- The unanswerable? -- Nightmares -- So I say goodbye -- In the event of my demise
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxii, 149 p.
Isbn
9780671028442
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
ocm42677789

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