Noche De Humo / Smoky Night (Paperback)

Author: Bunting, Eve

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When the Los Angeles riots break out in the streets of their neighborhood, a young boy and his mother learn the values of getting along with others no matter what their background or nationality. *Author: Bunting, Eve/ Diaz, David (ILT)/ Andujar, Gloria De Aragon *Publication Date: 1994/01/01 *Binding Type: Paperback *Language: Spanish *Depth: 0.25 *Width: 10.00 *Height: 10.25


Publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Mfg Part# 9780152019464
SKU 30436185
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0152019464
Release Date 4/10/2007
Dimensions (in Inches) 10.25H x 10L x 0.25T
Author Info
Eve Bunting
Born in Ireland, Bunting moved to the United States in 1958 with her husband, Ed, and their three children. She began her career as a writer by taking a writing class at a local junior college. Her first book, THE TWO GIANTS, was published in 1972. In 1976, her book ONE MORE FLIGHT received the Golden Kite Award from the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators.
From the Publisher
Annotation This is the story of a street riot, seen through a young boy's eyes. Because of the danger the boy, Daniel, and his mother are forced to flee from their home and retreat to a shelter. While there Daniel and his mother realize that they should get to know their neighbors--and not let their differences, racial and otherwise, shut them off from each other. Illustrated with colorful mixed-media collages. Winner of the 1995 Caldecott Medal.
Editors Note A young boy and his mother are forced to flee their apartment during a night of rioting in Los Angeles. Fires and looting force neighbors--who have always avoided one another--top come together in the face if danger and concern for their missing pets.
Editors Note 2 Eve Bunting's touching insight and David Diaz's dramatic illustrations give readers a child's view of urban violence. A young boy, Daniel, and his mother are forced to leave their apartment for safety during a night of rioting.
Product Attributes
Book Format Paperback
Minimum Age 05
Number of Pages 0036
Publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH)
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