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Dos conejos blancos / Jairo Buitrago ; ilustraciones de Rafael Yockteng.

Buitrago, Jairo, (author.). Yockteng, Rafael, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Sechelt/Gibsons. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Gibsons Public Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Gibsons Public Library JUV PIC B (Text) 30886000688925 Picture books Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781554989034
  • ISBN: 1554989035
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: Primera edición.
  • Publisher: Toronto ; Groundwood Books : 2016.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
"In this moving and timely story, a young child describes what it is like to be a migrant as she and her father travel north toward the US border. They travel mostly on the roof of a train known as The Beast, but the little girl doesn't know where they are going. She counts the animals by the road, the clouds in the sky, the stars. Sometimes she sees soldiers. She sleeps, dreaming that she is always on the move, although sometimes they are forced to stop and her father has to earn more money before they can continue their journey. As many thousands of people, especially children, in Mexico and Central America continue to make the arduous journey to the US border in search of a better life, this is an important book that shows a young migrant's perspective."--Provided by the publisher.
Language Note:
In Spanish.
Subject: Father and child > Juvenile fiction.
Rabbits > Juvenile fiction.
Refugees > Juvenile fiction.
Illegal aliens > Juvenile fiction.
Emigration and immigration > Juvenile fiction.
Immigrants > Juvenile fiction.

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