A mango in the hand : a story told through proverbs
Source:Abrams Books for Young Readers, New York (2011)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3569 .A236 M36 2011
Keywords:Conduct of life--Fiction, Conduct of life--Juvenile fiction, Cuba--Fiction, Cuba--Juvenile fiction, Families--Cuba--Juvenile fiction, Family life--Cuba--Fiction, Mango--Fiction, Mango--Juvenile fiction, Mangos--Fiction, Proverbs--Fiction, Proverbs--Juvenile fiction
Summary: Guided by proverbs from his father and other relatives, Francisco makes several attempts to bring ripe mangoes home for dessert on his saint day, and in the process learns lessons in love and generosity. Includes glossary of Spanish terms.
Book level 3.1; Ages 5-7