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- DescriptionA little girl pitches in to help her tia save up for a car and take the whole family to the beach. Now available in a Spanish-language edition! While Tia Isa wants to save money for a car that will take the whole family to the beach, her niece does odd jobs for neighbors. But it s hard to save eugh when half the money is set aside to bring family members who live far away to join them someday. Meg Medina s simple, genuine story about keeping in mind those who are far away is written in lovely, lyrical prose and brought to life through Claudio Muz s charming characters.
- Author BiographyMeg Medina is the author of the middle-grade novel Milagros: Girl from Away. The idea for her first picture book began with the true story of her family s first car. She grew up in Queens, New York, and now lives in Richmond, Virginia. Claudio Munoz is an award-winning illustrator who has worked for many newspapers and magazines as well as illustrating several children s books. Born in Chile, he now lives in England.
- Author(s)Meg Medina
- PublisherCandlewick Press (MA)
- Date of Publication28/02/2012
- SubjectChildren's Fiction
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- ImprintCandlewick Press (MA)
- Content Noteillustrations
- Weight386 g
- Width239 mm
- Height274 mm
- Spine8 mm
- Illustrator(s)Claudio Munzo
- Format DetailsSewn,Cloth over boards,Picture book
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