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The Resource Abuela, by Arthur Dorros ; illustrated by Elisa Kleven

Abuela, by Arthur Dorros ; illustrated by Elisa Kleven

Label
Abuela
Title
Abuela
Statement of responsibility
by Arthur Dorros ; illustrated by Elisa Kleven
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • While riding on a bus with her grandmother, a little girl imagines that they are carried up into the sky and fly over the sights of New York City
  • "ÈY qué tal si los pájaros me alzaran y me llevaran volando por encima del parque? ÈQué pasaría si yo volara? ÉClaro que ella vuela! Y lleva consigo a su abuela y nos narra, en español sazonado con algunas frases en inglés, este maravilloso viaje. Muchos de los lugares que visitan le recuerdan a la abuela el momento de su llegada a este país." --From publisher's description
Summary
While riding on a bus with her grandmother, a little girl imagines that they are carried up into the sky and fly over the sights of New York City. Includes a glossary of Spanish words and phrases
Award
ALA Notable Children's Book, 1992
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109081
Cataloging source
ZAB
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Dorros, Arthur
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Text in Spanish and English
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510
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Kleven, Elisa
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • Imagination
  • Flight
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Grandmothers
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Imaginación
  • Vuelo
  • Abuelas
  • Nueva York (Nueva York)
  • Hispanoestadounidenses
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Abuela, by Arthur Dorros ; illustrated by Elisa Kleven
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocm37002454
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780140562255
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)37002454
Label
Abuela, by Arthur Dorros ; illustrated by Elisa Kleven
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocm37002454
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780140562255
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)37002454

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