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Digging for words : José Alberto Gutiérrez and the library he built / Angela Burke Kunkel ; illustrated by Paola Escobar.

Kunkel, Angela Burke, (author.). Escobar, Paola, (illustrator.).

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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Sage Library System.
  • 1 of 2 copies available at Hood River County Library District. (Show)

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Summary:

In Bogotá, Columbia, young José eagerly anticipates Saturday, when he can visit the library started by José Alberto Gutiérrez, a garbage collector, and take a book home to enjoy all week. Includes note about Gutiérrez's life and Bogotá.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Cascade Locks Library J PIC KUN (Text) 33892100476945 Children's New Books Book None 10/24/2020 Available -
Hood River County Library J PIC KUN (Text) 33892100476986 Children's New Books Book None 10/20/2020 Checked out 11/10/2020

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781984892638
  • ISBN: 1984892630
  • ISBN: 9781984892645
  • ISBN: 1984892649
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Schwartz & Wade Books, [2020]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.:
In Bogotá, Columbia, young José eagerly anticipates Saturday, when he can visit the library started by José Alberto Gutiérrez, a garbage collector, and take a book home to enjoy all week. Includes note about Gutiérrez's life and Bogotá.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 4-8. Schwartz & Wade Books.
Grades K-1. Schwartz & Wade Books.
Subject: Gutiérrez, José Alberto > Juvenile literature.
Libraries > Juvenile literature.
Books and reading > Juvenile literature.
Bogotá (Colombia) > Juvenile literature.
Colombia > Juvenile literature.
Gutiérrez, José Alberto > Fiction.
Libraries > Fiction.
Books and reading > Fiction.
Bogotá (Colombia) > Fiction.
Colombia > Fiction.
Genre: Creative nonfiction.
Biographies.
Informational works.
Picture books.
Fiction.

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