He is the author of twenty-six books for readers young and old. Along with writing for various aged readers, Mr. Nikola-Lisa writes in a variety of genres including historical fiction, creative nonfiction, juvenile and middle grade fiction, and memoir. An accomplished storyteller and musician, Mr.
Flight of the Dragonfly
Nikola-Lisa enjoys sharing his writing experiences whenever possible. For more information, please visit his website at www. Gaya Lives in Blue House.
Magic in the Margins. Men Who Made the Yankees.
One Hole in the Road. Shake Dem Halloween Bones. Year with Grandma Moses. In Dragonfly , I explore new terrain—my childhood experiences growing up in south Texas during the early s.
On Dragonfly Wings || Axis Mundi Books || Book Info
Unlike my previous books, this is not a book for young children as I explore the darker elements of growing up in a harsh environment. Although the work feels like a memoir, it reads like a novel as I use a spare, unrelenting narrative to emphasize the time, place, and underlying familial themes at work in this book.
Although darker in tone than most of my books, nonetheless the content is appropriate for the upper elementary and middle school reader. I couldn't put this book down! Texas sounds mysterious and the bits of information about life growing up there held my interest.
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This is a book that my twelve-year-old son will enjoy. Although I was born in Jersey City, I spent most of my childhood in southern Texas, in a small dusty cattle town named Falfurrias.
- Dragonfly: A Childhood Memoir: W. Nikola-Lisa: ywukakyzin.ml: Books.
- Oralidad y escritura en la edad media hispanica (Spanish Edition).
- On Dragonfly Wings.
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