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Planting stories : the life of librarian and storyteller Pura Belpré / words by Anika Aldamuy Denise ; illustrations by Paola Escobar.

Denise, Anika, (author.). Escobar, Paola, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Homer Public Library JB BELPRE 000155535 Children's Library -- Biography Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062748683
  • ISBN: 0062748688
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2019]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.:
Nonfiction picture book about the life and legacy of Pura Belpré, the first Puerto Rican librarian in New York City.
"From the author of Monster Truck and Starring Carmen comes a gorgeous and lyrical story about Pura Belpré, a Puerto Rican librarian who changed the world"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 4-8.
Grades K-3.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning.
Accelerated Reader AR LG 4 0.5 198342.
Subject: Belpré, Pura > Juvenile literature.
Belpré, Pura.
Belpré, Pura.
New York Public Library > Employees > Biography > Juvenile literature.
New York Public Library > Employees > Biography.
New York Public Library.
New York Public Library > Employees > Biography.
Women librarians > New York (State) > New York > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Authors, American > 20th century > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Puerto Rican women > New York (State) > New York > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Women authors, Puerto Rican > New York (State) > New York > Biography > Juvenile literature.
African American women librarians > New York (State) > New York > Biography > Juvenile literature.
African American women authors > New York (State) > New York > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Women librarians > New York (State) > New York > Biography.
Authors, American > 20th century > Biography.
Puerto Rican women > New York (State) > New York > Biography.
Women authors, Puerto Rican > New York (State) > New York > Biography.
JUVENILE NONFICTION > Biography & Autobiography > Cultural, Ethnic & Regional.
JUVENILE NONFICTION > Biography & Autobiography > Literary.
JUVENILE NONFICTION > People & Places > United States > Hispanic & Latino.
African American women librarians.
African American women authors.
Authors, American.
Employees.
Puerto Rican women.
Women authors, Puerto Rican.
Women librarians.
Librarians > New York (State) > New York > Biography.
American authors > New York (State) > New York > Biography.
American literature > Women authors > New York (State) > New York > Biography.
New York (N.Y.) > Biography > Juvenile literature.
New York (N.Y.) > Biography.
New York (State) > New York.
New York (N.Y.) > Biography.
Genre: Juvenile literature.
Biographies.
Juvenile works.
Picture books.
Biographies.