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Canto familiar

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Harcourt Brace & Co.,
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1st ed.
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IL: MG - BL: 4.9 - AR Pts: 1
Touching, vibrant, and humorous, this lively collection of poems accompanied by beautiful illustrations celebrates childhood and the Mexican American experience. "Invoking ordinary domestic and community incidents, it's a fine introduction not only to poetry but to Chicano culture. Nelson debuts with scenes--homey, comfortable, bright--that make the book even more accessible."-- Kirkus Reviews This is a collection to read aloud and get kids writing about themselves."-- Booklist This title has been selected as a Common Core Text Exemplar (Grades 2-3, Poetry)
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Full title canto familiar
Author soto gary
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-03-13 23:27:12PM
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subject_facet American poetry, Children's poetry, American, Mexican American children -- Juvenile poetry, Mexican Americans -- Poetry
title_display Canto familiar
title_full Canto familiar / Gary Soto ; illustrated by Annika Nelson
title_short Canto familiar
topic_facet American poetry, Children's poetry, American, Juvenile poetry, Mexican American children, Mexican Americans, Poetry