Just in case

Book Cover
Average Rating
Roaring Brook Press,
Pub. Date:


Yuyi Morales takes us on a new journey with Señor Calvera, the skeleton from Day of the Dead celebrations. Señor Calvera is worried. He can't figure out what to give Grandma Beetle for her birthday. Misunderstanding the advice of Zelmiro the Ghost, Señor Calvera decides not to get her one gift, but instead one gift for every letter of the alphabet, just in case. Una Acordéon: An accordion for her to dance to. Bigotes: A mustache because she has none. Cosquillas: Tickles to make her laugh…only to find out at the end of the alphabet that the best gift of all is seeing her friends. Morales's art glows in this heart-warming original tale with folklore themes, a companion book to her Pura Belpré-winning JUST A MINUTE.Just In Case is a 2009 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year, the winner of the 2009 Pura Belpre Medal for Illustration and a Pura Belpre Honor Book for Narrative.Latino Interest. In English with Spanish vocabulary.

Also in this Series
More Like This
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID ffbcd951-fc57-1bb9-00c9-fc74b5ecdf7b
full_title just in case
author morales yuyi
grouping_category book
lastUpdate 2017-11-06 04:59:20AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author Morales, Yuyi.
author2-role (4)cjfojfwjf01-25-11ma-, (OCoLC)185021441, -1- -03-02-2017 14:13, -1- -08-19-2017 10:34, -1- -10-20-2015 20:34, -1- -11-01-2017 11:02, -1- -11-04-2015 19:11, -1- -11-05-2017 18:40, .b1307214605-31-1701-25-11, 0809., 1 v. (unpaged) :col. ill. ;28 cm., 1st ed., 5205988, 1596433299, 2007044061, 9781596433298, Alphabet, As Senor Calavera prepares for Grandma Beetle's birthday he finds an alphabetical assortment of unusual presents, but with the help of Zelmiro the Ghost, he finds the best gift of all., Birthdays, C0VIA, DLCDLCBAKERBTCTA, English qEnglish., Ghosts, Gifts, ITS63.1 20081009151942 mca 2483ITS63.1 20081118112156 mca 2483ITS63.1 20081009151942 mca 2483, JP MORAL, Just in case /Yuyi Morales., Morales, Yuyi., New York :Roaring Brook Press,2008., OCLC Holdings Updated 20110802, PZ7.M7881927Ju 2008, Pura Belpre Illustrator Award Winner., Pura Belpre Illustrator Award, 2009., VIAC, [E], lcac, qBook., qFiction., qJuvenile.
author_display Morales, Yuyi
available_at_arlington Central, Westover
collection_arlington Kids Picture Books
detailed_location_arlington Central Kids Picture Books, Westover Kids Picture Books
display_description As Senor Calavera prepares for Grandma Beetle's birthday he finds an alphabetical assortment of unusual presents, but with the help of Zelmiro the Ghost, he finds the best gift of all.
format_arlington Book
format_category_arlington Books
id ffbcd951-fc57-1bb9-00c9-fc74b5ecdf7b
isbn 9781596433298
item_details ils:.b13072146|.i13722992|Central Kids Picture Books|JP MORAL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf|Nov 01, 2017|cjfp||, ils:.b13072146|.i13723029|Central Kids Picture Books|JP MORAL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf|Nov 05, 2017|cjfp||, ils:.b13072146|.i13723030|Westover Kids Picture Books|JP MORAL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf|Aug 19, 2017|wjfp||
itype_arlington Hardback
lexile_score -1
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_arlington JP MORAL
owning_library_arlington Arlington Public Library, Aurora Hills, Central, Cherrydale, Columbia Pike, Connection Crystal City, Detention Center, Glencarlyn, Local History, Plaza, Shirlington, Westover
owning_location_arlington Central, Westover
primary_isbn 9781596433298
publishDate 2008
record_details ils:.b13072146|Book|Books|1st ed.|English|Roaring Brook Press,|2008.|1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_arlington ils:.b13072146|.i13722992|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true|999|||, ils:.b13072146|.i13723029|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true|999|||, ils:.b13072146|.i13723030|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true|999|||
subject_facet Alphabet -- Fiction, Birthdays -- Fiction, Ghosts -- Fiction, Gifts -- Fiction, Pura Belpre Illustrator Award Winner
title_display Just in case
title_full Just in case / Yuyi Morales
title_short Just in case