The storyteller's candle =: La velita de los cuentos

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Children's Book Press,
Pub. Date:
c2008.
Language:
English
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It is the winter of 1929, and cousins Hildamar and Santiago have just moved to enormous, chilly New York from their native Puerto Rico. As Three Kings' Day approaches, Hildamar and Santiago mourn the loss of their sunny home and wonder about their future in their adopted city. But when a storyteller and librarian named Pura Belpré arrives in their classroom, the children begin to understand just what a library can mean to a community. In this fitting tribute to a remarkable woman, Lucía González and Lulu Delacre have captured the truly astounding effect that Belpré had on the city of New York.
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title The storyteller's candle = La velita de los cuentos
title_alt Velita de los cuentos.
title_display The storyteller's candle = La velita de los cuentos
title_full The storyteller's candle = La velita de los cuentos / story by Lucia Gonzalez ; ilustrations by Lulu Delacre
title_short The storyteller's candle =
title_sort storyteller's candle = la velita de los cuentos
title_sub La velita de los cuentos