A Day's Work

by Eve Bunting, Ronald Himler

Francisco, a young Mexican-American boy, helps his grandfather find work as a gardener, even though the old man cannot speak English and knows nothing about gardening.

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780395845189
  • ISBN-10: 0395845181
  • Pages: 32
  • Publication Date: 04/14/1997
  • Carton Quantity: 50

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  • About the Book
    Francisco, a young Mexican-American boy, helps his grandfather find work as a gardener, even though the old man cannot speak English and knows nothing about gardening.
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    "Bunting perfectly captures the intergenerational love and respect shared by these two characters and the man's strong sense of honesty and integrity. Himler's softly colored illustrations reflect the feelings of the characters and setting." School Library Journal

    "Bunting perfectly captures the intergenerational love and respect shared by these two characters and the man's strong sense of honesty and integrity. Himler's softly colored illustrations reflect the feelings of the characters and setting." SLJ Best Books of the Year

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