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Abuela

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Average Rating
Publisher:
Dutton Children's Books,
Pub. Date:
c1991.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 2.5 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
510L
Description
A younggirland her grandmother celebrate their home andrelationshipin this magical story. Winner of the Parents' Choice Award! Come join Rosalba and her grandmother, her abuela, on a magical journey as theyfly over the streets, sights, and people of New York City which sparkles below. The story is narrated in English,and sprinkled with Spanish phrases asAbuela points out places that they explore together. The exhilaration inRosalba'sand Abuela's story is magnified by the loving bond that only a grandmother and granddaughter can share. Also available in a Spanish-language edition (ISBN- 978-0-14-056226-2) "A book to set any child dreaming...any reader can handle it, whether familiar with Spanish or not. It's just joyful."- The New York Times * "A marvelous balancing of narrative simplicity with visual intricacy...the city is transformed into a treasure trove of jewels, dazzling the eye, uplifting the spirits."- The Horn Book (starred review) * "Each illustration is a masterpiece of color, line, and form that will mesmerize youngsters...The smooth text, interspersed with Spanish words and phrases, provides ample context clues...a jewel."- Booklist (starred review) "Dorros's text seamlessly weaves Spanish words and phrases into the English narrative, retaining a dramatic quality rarely found in bilingual picture books"- Publisher's Weekly An ALA Notable Book An NCSS-CBC Children's Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies A Library of Congress Children's Book of the Year An American Booksellers Pick of the Lists selection A BooklistEditor's Choice A Horn BookFanfare Listing Winner of the Parent's Choice Award A Hungry Mind ReviewChildren's Books of Distinction List selection A New York Public Library 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing selection
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ISBN:
9780525447504
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 2.5, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
510L
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Grouping Information

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Grouping Titleabuela
Grouping Authordorros arthur
Grouping Categorybook
Last Grouping Update2020-04-15 04:10:13AM
Last Indexed2020-05-27 04:23:34AM

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ils:a34758BookBooksEnglishDutton Children's Books, c1991.1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
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subject_facetFlight -- Juvenile fiction
Flight -- Stories
Grandmothers -- Juvenile fiction
Grandmothers -- Stories
Hispanic Americans -- Juvenile fiction
Hispanic Americans -- Stories
Imagination -- Fiction
Imagination -- Stories
New York (N.Y.) -- Juvenile fiction
title_displayAbuela
title_fullAbuela / by Arthur Dorros ; illustrated by Elisa Kleven
title_shortAbuela
topic_facetFlight
Grandmothers
Hispanic Americans
Imagination
Stories