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Abuelita and me Book
Book | Annick Press, Toronto : [2022]

  • 2 of 6 Copies Available at Libraries in Niagara Cooperative
  • 1 current hold with 6 total copies.
Place Hold
Branch Call Number Location Holdable? Status
Centennial JP CARRA 2022 Picture Books - Stories Copy hold / Volume hold Available
Diamond Trail ON ORDER On Order Copy hold / Volume hold On order
Grimsby P Car Picture Books Copy hold / Volume hold Checked out
Smithville P FIC CAR Picture Books Copy hold / Volume hold In transit
Thorold JP CARRA Juvenile Picture Book Copy hold / Volume hold Available
Welland Main ON ORDER On Order Copy hold / Volume hold On order

In this poignant, empowering picture book debut, a girl and her beloved abuelita lean on each other as they contend with racism while running errands in the city. Spending time at home with Abuelita means pancakes, puddle-jumping, and nail-painting. But venturing out into the city is not always as fun. On the bus and at the grocery store, people are impatient and suspicious<U+2014>sometimes they even yell. Sad, angry, and scared, the story<U+2019>s young narrator decides not to leave home again...until a moment of empowerment helps her see the strength she and Abuelita share when they face the world together. Warm, expressive illustrations by Rafael Mayani highlight the tenderness in Abuelita and the narrator<U+2019>s relationship.

  • ISBN: 9781773216102
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : colour illustrations
  • Publisher: Toronto : Annick Press, [2022]
  • Copyright: ©2022
  • Awards Note:
    Blue Spruce Award Nominee, 2023

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