Hispanic Heritage Month

September 15 - October 15, 2014

Book Feature: Abuela by Arthur Dorros


About this book:

A young girl uses her vivid imagination to take us on a fantasy adventure with her grandmother (Abuela) through their community. Abuela and the young girl enjoy spending time together. Their adventure begins at the park while feeding the birds. All of a sudden, the two are flying through the sky soaring over their busy community. Abuela and the young girl have an amazing adventure while spending time together!

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