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The Resource The storyteller's candle, story, Lucia González ; illustrations, Lulu Delacre = La velita de los cuentos / cuento, Lucia González ; ilustraciones, Lulu Delacre

The storyteller's candle, story, Lucia González ; illustrations, Lulu Delacre = La velita de los cuentos / cuento, Lucia González ; ilustraciones, Lulu Delacre

Label
The storyteller's candle
Title
The storyteller's candle
Statement of responsibility
story, Lucia González ; illustrations, Lulu Delacre = La velita de los cuentos / cuento, Lucia González ; ilustraciones, Lulu Delacre
Title variation
Velita de los cuentos
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
During the early days of the Great Depression, New York City's first Puerto Rican librarian, Pura Belpré, introduces the public library to immigrants living in El Barrio and hosts the neighborhood's first Three Kings' Day fiesta. Presented in English and Spanish
Awards note
Pura Belpre Award/Honors, 2009
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Wilson's Children, January 2009
  • School Library Journal, April 2008
  • Book Links (A.L.A.), January 2009
  • Pub Weekly, April 2008
  • Booklist, March 2008
  • Horn Book, October 2008
  • Kirkus Review, April 2008
  • Library Media Connection, November 2008
  • Multicultural Review, March 2008
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
González, Lucía M
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 2.6
  • K-3
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
Language note
Text in English and Spanish
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Delacre, Lulu
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Belpré, Pura
  • Belpré, Pura
  • Librarians
  • Libraries
  • Puerto Ricans
  • Epiphany
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Spanish language materials
  • Librarians
  • Libraries
  • Puerto Ricans
  • Epiphany
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Historical fiction
Target audience
primary
Label
The storyteller's candle, story, Lucia González ; illustrations, Lulu Delacre = La velita de los cuentos / cuento, Lucia González ; ilustraciones, Lulu Delacre
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
fol11652872
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
30 p.
Isbn
9780892392223
Lccn
2007027230
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(ICrlF)02935M
Label
The storyteller's candle, story, Lucia González ; illustrations, Lulu Delacre = La velita de los cuentos / cuento, Lucia González ; ilustraciones, Lulu Delacre
Publication
Control code
fol11652872
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
30 p.
Isbn
9780892392223
Lccn
2007027230
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(ICrlF)02935M

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