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The caiman / by Mariá Eugenia Manrique ; illustrated by Ramón Paris ; translated by Amy Brill.

Manrique, María Eugenia, (author.). París, Ramón, (illustrator.). Brill, Amy, (translator.).

Available copies

  • 2 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library JE MANRIQUE (Text) 39206021709207 J Picture Book - People Available -
West Lebanon-Pike Twp PL - West Lebanon E FIC MAN (Text) 74861000024499 Children's Checked out 08/16/2021
Whiting PL - Whiting ++FIC MAN (Text) 51735012116447 Children's department Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781542031585
  • ISBN: 1542031583
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 19 x 32 cm
  • Edition: First Edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Amazon Crossing Kids, 2021.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Translation of : La caimana.
Summary, etc.:
"When Faoro the clockmaker adopts a baby caiman, he has no idea that someday their story will travel far and wide. But the town of San Fernando de Apure would never forget this kind young man and his adoring alligator, who played with the neighborhood children, took part in Faoro's wedding, and, eventually, mourned his loss"--Dust jacket flap.
Subject: Alligators > Juvenile fiction.
Alligators as pets > Juvenile fiction.
Pets > Juvenile fiction.
Neighborhoods > Juvenile fiction.
San Fernando de Apure (Venezuela) > Juvenile fiction.
Venezuela > Juvenile fiction.
Picture books for children.
Alligators > Fiction.
Alligators as pets > Fiction.
Pets > Fiction.
Neighborhood > Fiction.
San Fernando de Apure (Venezuela) > Fiction.
Venezuela > Fiction.
Genre: Picture books.

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