The Storyteller's Candle/La velita de los cuentos

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Storyteller's Candle/La velita de los cuentos
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Written by Lucía González. Illus. by Lulu Delacre. Published by Children's Book Press.
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Text and sepia tone illustrations present the biographical story of Pura Belpré, the first Puerto Rican librarian hired by the New York Public Library, who introduces the public library to immigrants living in El Barrio and hosts the neighborhood’s first Three Kings’ Day fiesta.  (2009 Belpré Author Honor Book and Illustrator Honor Book)

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The Storyteller's Candle/La velita de los cuentos
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Tuesday, July 14, 2009 - 06:12
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Monday, September 21, 2009 - 10:12
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