Birthday in the barrio

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In this second bilingual book by author Mayra L. Dole, lively, determined Chavi sets off on yet another Miami adventure. This time it's a fifteenth birthday party for her buddy Rosario's sister that sends her swooshing through her Cuban American neighborhood, recruiting children and grownups to help in the planning and cooking. Once again Chavi proves that she can bring an entire community together for a heartfelt and ultimately very special event.Mayra L. Dole's bouncy prose and Tonel's bright, witty watercolors will delight readers who know and love Chavi, as well as those who are discovering this amazing eight-year-old heroine for the first time.
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full_title birthday in the barrio
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auth_author2 Eligio, Antonio, 1958-
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display_description When Lazarita's unemployed father cannot afford a party for her "quinces," the birthday celebration that marks a fifteen-year-old girl's entrance into womanhood, her friends in her Miami Cuban-American community enlist the mayor's help to plan a surprise block party.
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owning_library_arlington Arlington Public Library, Aurora Hills, Central, Cherrydale, Columbia Pike, Connection Crystal City, Detention Center, Glencarlyn, Local History, Plaza, Shirlington, Westover
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publishDate 2004
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subject_facet Miami (Fla.) -- Fiction, Miami (Fla.) -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Birthday in the barrio
title_full Birthday in the barrio / story, Mayra L. Dole ; illustrations, Tonel = CumpleanĖƒos en el barrio / cuento, Mayra L. Dole ; ilustraciones, Tonel
title_short Birthday in the barrio