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Mis Fiestas/My Festivals
ISBN: 9780516252902
Author: Ancona, George, Ada, Alma Flor, Campoy, F. Isabel
Publisher: Children's Press(CT)
Published: September 2005
Retail: $21.00    OUR PRICE: $2.99
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Binding Type: Library Binding
Language: Spanish
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Annotation: - Award-winning author-photographer.
- Noted language consultants Alma Flor Ada and F. Isabel Campoy.
- Intimate, original photographs.
- Children share their lives in Spanish and English.
- Word list, map, index, family history, and cultural background.
Additional Information
Physical Information: 0.32" H x 8.34" L x 10.16" W 32 pages
Bargain Category: Non-Fiction, Early Elementary, Bilingual/Spanish
 
Descriptions, Reviews, Etc.
Reviewed by School Library Journal Reviews (SLJ Reviews 2006 February)

K-Gr 2 -Finally, bilingual nonfiction that is entertaining, interesting, replete with well-presented information, and beautifully illustrated. The fact that most of the text in each title is written from the perspective of a real child lends even more authenticity to the titles. Volumes also include illustrations drawn by the youngsters themselves. Ancona’s vibrant and engaging photographs depict a spectrum of Latinos living throughout the United States. The parallel Spanish texts are polished and professional. Each book includes a map of the family’s migration and vocabulary lists.

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