Books

Highlights,  Books and Anthologies Books

Most of Rachel’s books are available through Amazon.com

A Woman Unknown in Her BonesBordighera Press, October 15, 2014

Stati Zitta, Josie (Be Quiet, Josie)Bordighera Press, September 1, 2014

The Brother Inside Me, poems, Guernica Editions, 2008

Teeny Tiny Tino’s Fishing Story, A Picture Book for Young Readers, Bordighera Press, 2008, winner of the Paterson Prize for Book for Young People Award

The Purple Potato and Other Poems for Young Readers, 2007.  Self Published as a project with student illustrators from York Central School, Retsof, NY

Gambler’s Daughter, Poems.  Guernica Editions, Fall, 2001

Tender Warriors (a novel)  Firebrand Books, 1986.  ISBN #:   0-932379-14-1

How to Sing to a Dago (poems), Guernica Editions, 1996.  ISBN#:  1-55071-028-1

Ear Wax and Hockey Sticks, Poems for Young Readers, 1995, Self Published as a project with student illustrators from York Central School, Retsof, NY

 

 

Anthologies

Rhetorical Choices:  A Reader for Writers, ed. Gilyard, Holdstein and Schuster, Penguin Academics, 2004

The Italian American Reader, ed. Bill Tonelli, William Morrow, 2003                

The Milk of Almonds, ed. Louise DeSalvo and Edvige Giunta, The Feminist Press, 2002

Don’t Tell Mama!  The Penguin Book of Italian American Writing, ed. Regina Barreca, Penguin, 2002

Identity Lessons:  Contemporary Writing About Learning to Be American; ed., Maria Mazziotti Gillan and Jennifer Gillan, Penguin, 1999.  ISBN#:  0-14-027167-8

The Voices We Carry:  Recent Italian/American Women’s Fiction, ed., Mary Jo Bona, Guernica, 1994.  ISBN#: 0-920717-84-5

Unsettling America:  An Anthology of Contemporary Multicultural Poetry, ed. Maria Mazziotti Gillan and Jennifer Gillan, Penguin, 1994.  ISBN#:  0-14-023778-x

My Mother’s Daughter, Stories by Women, ed., Irene Zahava, Crossing Press, 1991.  ISBN#:  0-89594-464-2

My Father’s Daughter, Stories by Women, ed, Irene Zahava, Crossing Press, 1990.  ISBN#: 0-89594-4235