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Author Dole, Mayra L.

Title Birthday in the barrio = Cumpleanos en el barrio / story/cuento, Mayra L. Dole ; illustrations/ilustraciones, Tonel.

Imprint San Francisco, Calif. : Children's Book Press/Editorial Libros para Ninos, c2004.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PCMS Spanish Collection  SP DOLE    ---  Available
Description 31 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm.
Note English and Spanish.
Indexed In: Horn Book
Summary 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.
Audience 3.3 Perma-Bound Books.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR 3.3 0.5 80853 PCMS
Subject Spanish language -- Reading materials -- Bilingual.
Cuban Americans -- Fiction.
Friendship -- Fiction.
Parties -- Fiction.
Birthdays -- Fiction.
Quinceanera (Social custom) -- Fiction.
Bilingual books -- English-Spanish.
Miami (Fla.) -- Fiction.
Added Author Eligio, Antonio, 1958- ill.
ISBN 0892391944 : $17.52

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