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Walk with me / Jairo Buitrago ; pictures by Rafael Yockteng ; translated by Elisa Amado.

Buitrago, Jairo, (author.). Amado, Elisa, (translator.). Yockteng, Rafael, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 13 of 16 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 16 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria jPB BUI (Text) 37521530835729 AMPL Juvenile Picture Book (K-4) Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville E Bui (Text) 32604000222819 DCTPLD J Picture Books Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood JPIC BUI (Text) 36626103902235 JUV New Picture Books Checked out 03/08/2018
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library JUV PICT BUITRAGO (Text) 37500004319741 Kids Picture Books Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland E BUITR (Text) 76383000448656 Early Books Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon Y F BUI PRE (Text) 34330513106584 Juvenile - Pre-School Available -
Milford PL - Milford EP Bui (Text) 72433000137332 Children's Easy Picture Books Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville EASY BUI (Text) 37323005350098 EASY-PICT Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library E BUI (Text) 78551000375858 Easy Collection Available -
Ohio Twp PL - Bell Road Library JE BUITRAGO (Text) 39206021382302 J Picture Book - Growing Up Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781554988570
  • ISBN: 1554988578
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Berkeley : Groundwood Books : [2017].

Content descriptions

General Note: First published in Spanish as Camino a casa, 2008.
Summary, etc.: The girl conjures up an imaginary companion, a lion, who will come with her on the long walk home from school. He will help her to pick up her baby brother from daycare and shop at the store (which has cut off the family's credit), and he'll keep her company all along the way until she is safe at home. He will always come back when she needs him, unlike the father whom she sees only in a photograph a photograph in which he clearly resembles a lion.
Target Audience Note: AD 490 Lexile.
Subject: Lion > Juvenile fiction.
Imagination > Juvenile fiction.
Fatherless families > Juvenile fiction.
Imagination > Fiction.

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