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Planting stories : the life of librarian and storyteller Pura Belpré / words by Anika Aldamuy Denise ; illustrations by Paola Escobar.

Denise, Anika. (Author). Escobar, Paola, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Alexander Hamilton Memorial System.
  • 13 of 18 copies available at SPARK Libraries. (Show)

Current holds

2 current holds with 18 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexander Hamilton Memorial Free Library JB BEL (Text) 37268003060571 AHMFL Juvenile Biography Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062748683 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0062748688
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) ; 28 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2019]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.:
"From the author of MONSTER TRUCK and STARRING CARMEN comes a gorgeous and lyrical story about Pura Belpré, a Puerto Rican librarian who changed the world"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
IL : k-grade 3.
RL : grades 1-2.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader LG 4.0 0.5 0.5 198342
Subject: Belpré, Pura > Juvenile literature.
New York Public Library > Employees > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Women librarians > New York (State) > New York > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Authors, American > 20th century > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Puerto Rican women > New York (State) > New York > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Women authors, Puerto Rican > New York (State) > New York > Biography > Juvenile literature.
New York (N.Y.) > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Biographies.

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