Featherless / Desplumado

Featherless / Desplumado

by Juan Felipe Herrera, Ernesto Cuervas, Ernesto Cuevas
     
 

At his new school or on the soccer field, all everyone wants to know is why Tomasito is in a wheelchair. His Papi gives Tomasisto a new pet to make him smile, but this bird is a little bit different from the rest. Before long, this boy-bird team discovers that there's more than one way to fly-on or off the soccer field-and that those cheers Tomasito hears from the…  See more details below

Overview

At his new school or on the soccer field, all everyone wants to know is why Tomasito is in a wheelchair. His Papi gives Tomasisto a new pet to make him smile, but this bird is a little bit different from the rest. Before long, this boy-bird team discovers that there's more than one way to fly-on or off the soccer field-and that those cheers Tomasito hears from the sidelines just might be for him. Goooooooooooal!Award-winning children's book author and poet Juan Felipe Herrera scores yet again with this sparkling story of self-empowerment and friendship. The brilliant acrylic paintings by Ernesto Cuevas, Jr., soar off the page with joy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780892391950
Publisher:
Lee & Low Books, Inc.
Publication date:
08/09/2004
Edition description:
Bilingual Edition
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
6 - 9 Years

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