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Soledad Sigh-Sighs / Soledad Suspiros: Soledad Suspiros (Paperback)

Soledad Sigh-Sighs / Soledad Suspiros: Soledad Suspiros Cover Image
By Rigoberto González, Rosa Ibarra (Illustrator)
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Bilingual English/Spanish. A picture book about eight-year-old Soledad, a latchkey child whose friends come up with an imaginative solution to make Soledad feel less lonely when she gets home from school.

Eight-year-old Soledad dreads coming home to her lonely house every day after school. She invents an imaginary sister to keep her company at first, but a much better solution emerges from the imagination and curiosity of two good friends from the neighborhood.

Prize-winning poet and writer Rigoberto Gonz lez has crafted a delicate and touching tale about a latchkey child's loneliness and her friends' lively ingenuity in dealing with this all too common concern. Artist Rosa Ibarra's lovely, thoughtful illustrations bring a New York neighborhood to life in warm pastel tones.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780892393091
ISBN-10: 0892393092
Publisher: Children's Book Press (CA)
Publication Date: May 1st, 2014
Pages: 32
Language: Spanish