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Canto familiar

ISBN13: 9780152058852
ISBN: 0152058850
Binding: Paperback
List Price: $7.95
Publisher: Sandpiper
Published Date:
Pages: 96
Average Goodreads rating: 3.85/5 (6 ratings)

Touching, vibrant, and humorous, this lively collection of poems accompanied by beautiful illustrations celebrates childhood and the Mexican American experience.
“Invoking ordinary domestic and community incidents, it’s a fine introduction not only to poetry but to Chicano culture. Nelson debuts with scenes—homey, comfortable, bright—that make the book even more accessible.”—Kirkus Reviews
This is a collection to read aloud and get kids writing about themselves.”—Booklist
This title has been selected as a Common Core Text Exemplar (Grades 2-3, Poetry)