Martina the Beautiful Cockroach: A Cuban Folktale

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Martina the Beautiful Cockroach: A Cuban Folktale
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written by Carmen Agra Deedy. Illustrated by Michael Austin (Peachtree, 2007)
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Martina is 21-days-old and ready to give her leg in marriage.  With the help of her Abuela's shocking advice, she interviews a cast of unlikely suitors to find her true love.  Deedy's lively and humorous retelling of this classic Latino folktale sparkles with wit, as well as aspects of the Cuban culture.

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Thursday, October 8, 2009 - 05:29
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