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The Resource The storyteller's candle : La velita de los cuentos, story/cuento, Lucia Gonzalez ; illustrations./ilustraciones, Lulu Delacre

The storyteller's candle : La velita de los cuentos, story/cuento, Lucia Gonzalez ; illustrations./ilustraciones, Lulu Delacre

Label
The storyteller's candle : La velita de los cuentos
Title
The storyteller's candle
Title remainder
La velita de los cuentos
Statement of responsibility
story/cuento, Lucia Gonzalez ; illustrations./ilustraciones, Lulu Delacre
Title variation
Velita de los cuentos
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
During the early days of the Great Depression, New York City's first Puerto Rican librarian, Pura Belpré, introduces the public library to immigrants living in El Barrio and hosts the neighborhood's first Three Kings' Day fiesta
Awards note
  • Pura Belpré Honor Book, 2009
  • Jane Addams Children's Book Award, 2009
Cataloging source
KN4
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
González, Lucía M
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Delacre, Lulu
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Belpré, Pura
  • Belpré, Pura
  • Librarians
  • Libraries
  • Libraries and immigrants
  • Puerto Ricans
  • Epiphany
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Spanish language materials
  • Epiphany
  • Librarians
  • Libraries
  • Libraries and immigrants
  • Puerto Ricans
  • New York (State)
Target audience
primary
Label
The storyteller's candle : La velita de los cuentos, story/cuento, Lucia Gonzalez ; illustrations./ilustraciones, Lulu Delacre
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn900270473
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
30 pages
Isbn
9780892392377
Lccn
2007027230
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
The storyteller's candle : La velita de los cuentos, story/cuento, Lucia Gonzalez ; illustrations./ilustraciones, Lulu Delacre
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn900270473
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
30 pages
Isbn
9780892392377
Lccn
2007027230
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations

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