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A perfect season for dreaming = Un tiempo perfecto para soñar

Author: Benjamin Alire Sáenz; Esau Andrade; Luis Humberto Crosthwaite
Publisher: El Paso, Tex. : Cinco Puntos Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ninety-two-year-old Octavio Rivera has been visited by some very interesting dreams--dreams about piñatas that spill their treasures before him revealing kissing turtles, winged pigs, hitchhiking armadillos and many more fantastic things.
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Genre/Form: Materiales en español
Picture books for children
Fiction
Juvenile works
Spanish language materials
Juvenile fiction
Novela
Novela juvenil
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin Alire Sáenz; Esau Andrade; Luis Humberto Crosthwaite
ISBN: 9781933693019 1933693010 9781933693620 1933693622
OCLC Number: 137325076
Language Note: Parallel text in English and Spanish.
Awards: Winner of Americas Book Award Honor Book (United States).
Winner of Tejas Star Book Award (United States).
Winner of Best Book for Children, Texas Institute of Letters (TIL) (United States).
Winner of Paterson Prize (United States).
Long-listed for Winter 2008-09 Kids' Indie Next List 2008 (United States)
Long-listed for Bank Street's Best Children's Books of the Year, 2009 2009 (United States)
Description: 40 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Other Titles: Tiempo perfecto para soñar
Responsibility: written by Benjamin Alire Sáenz ; illustrated by Esau Andrade Nalenicia ; [Spanish translation by Luis Humberto Crosthwaite].

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"While a counting book in concept, S enz's text is layered with multiple meanings ... Young readers will enjoy its structure, numbers and playful dreams, while more sophisticated readers--and even Read more...

 
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