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Cousins / Elisa Amado ; pictures by Luis Garay.

By: Amado, Elisa
Contributor(s): Garay, Luis [illustrator]
Publisher: Toronto, Ont. ; Berkeley, CA : Berkeley, CA : Douglas & McIntyre ; Distributed in the USA by Publishers Group West, c2004Description: [30] pages : color illustrations ; 29 cmSubject(s): Cousins -- Fiction | Guilt -- Fiction | Hispanic Americans -- Fiction | Stealing -- FictionSummary: A young Hispanic girl from a home filled with beautiful things and books is drawn to her cousin's warm Catholic household, steals a rosary from there, and is wracked with guilt afterward. Includes: some Spanish words in the text and glossary of Spanish words used at the end of the story.
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A young Hispanic girl from a home filled with beautiful things and books is drawn to her cousin's warm Catholic household, steals a rosary from there, and is wracked with guilt afterward. Includes: some Spanish words in the text and glossary of Spanish words used at the end of the story.

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