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A young multiracial boy celebrates family, friendship, and fun by telling about some of the everyday things for which he is thankful.
Un hermoso poema donde un niño da las gracias por pequeños detalles que hacen su vida mejor.
Publisher: New York : Lee & Low Books, 2009
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9781620140178
Call Number: EBOOK AXIS 360
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 v. (unpaged)) : col. ill
Alternative Title: Thanks


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(From Kirkus Reviews, October 1st, 2009) "From 'the sun that wakes me up so I don’t sleep for years and years and grow a long, white beard' to the 'old pajamas, so soft they feel like I’m putting on air' and 'the cricket hiding when he serenades us to sleep,' a little Latino boy says '¡graci... Read More »

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LMcShaneCLE Nov 12, 2014

Bilingual Spanish-English book on the secret of being thankful. Don't know that I like the official blurb "multi-racial boy" #arrgh...Pat Mora is great woman who started Day/El día de los niños, El día de los libros -great book to add to every family's collection regardless of ethnicity. Humorous take on being grateful. See
"Por el sol que me despierta y no permite que siga durmiendo por años, y que me crezca una larga barba blanca gracias."


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