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Mango, Abuela, and me

Author: Meg Medina; Angela Dominguez
Publisher: Sommerville, MA : Candlewick Press, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Mia's abuela has left her sunny house with parrots and palm trees to live with Mia and her parents in the city. The night she arrives, Mia tries to share her favorite book with Abuela before they go to sleep and discovers that Abuela can't read the words inside. So while they cook, Mia helps Abuela learn English ("Dough. Masa"), and Mia learns some Spanish too, but it's still hard for Abuela to learn the words she  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Picture books
FICTION / Family / General
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Meg Medina; Angela Dominguez
ISBN: 9780763669003 0763669008 9780763695132 0763695130 9780605906976 0605906971
OCLC Number: 913747443
Awards: Pura Belpre Author and Illustrators Honor Award, 2016
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2016.
Target Audience: AD560L; Decoding indicator: 70 (high); Semantic indicator: 70 (high); Syntactic indicator: 100 (high); Structure indicator: 90 (high)
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Responsibility: Meg Medina ; illustrated by Angela Dominguez.
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"Mia's abuela has left her sunny house with parrots and palm trees to live with Mia and her parents in the city. The night she arrives, Mia tries to share her favorite book with Abuela before they go to sleep and discovers that Abuela can't read the words inside. So while they cook, Mia helps Abuela learn English ("Dough. Masa"), and Mia learns some Spanish too, but it's still hard for Abuela to learn the words she needs to tell Mia all her stories. Then Mia sees a parrot in the pet-shop window and has the perfecto idea for how to help them all communicate a little better. An endearing tale from an award-winning duo that speaks loud and clear about learning new things and the love that bonds family members"--Amazon.com.

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Mango,Abuela,and Me

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2015-09-17) Poor Permalink

 The book was good but it should like have definition on a page on the back of the book so the kids or teens can understand what the meaning of the word Spanish words.Tbh- this book sucks and it really needs some more details and facts. It just doesn't have the info the kids or...
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