What Can You Do With A Paleta?

What Can You Do With A Paleta?

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A young Mexican American girl celebrates the paleta, an icy fruit popsicle, and the many roles it plays in her lively barrio.
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : Tricycle Press, ©2009
ISBN: 9781582462899
Call Number: SPANISH jE TAFOLLA 2009
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Additional Contributors: Morales, Magaly - Illustrator


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Explore this Mexican neighborhood and count the many delights of a fruity, refreshing treat in this Spanish/English bilingual book.

Discover what you can do with this traditional Mexican popsicle treat. From making good friends to painting your tongue different colors popsicles are delicious!

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Jul 09, 2018

Sweet story told in a lyrical voice about life for a child in her barrio. When the paleta wagon comes all the children get a paleta. The main character delightfully shares all things you can do with a paleta, many of which involve connecting with family and making new friends.

ArapahoeCarina Jul 03, 2018

This happy story introduces the reader to the Mexican tradition of "Paletas" (popsicle treat), it is a culture which it is part of the Hispanic and Latin American countries. Neighborhood, wagons, paletas and children are the center of the narrative. Mexican American author. Also reader can learn words in Spanish (bilingual fiction).


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