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The boy who touched the stars = El niño que alcanzó las estrellas / by/por José M. Hernández ; illustrations by/ilustraciones de Steven James Petruccio ; Spanish translation by/traducción al español de Gabriela Baeza Ventura.

Hernández, José M., 1962- (author.). Petruccio, Steven, (illustrator.). Ventura, Gabriela Baeza, (translator.). Hernández, José M., 1962- Paraphrase of (work): Reaching for the stars. (Added Author). Hernández, José M., 1962- Boy who touched the stars. (Added Author). Hernández, José M., 1962- Boy who touched the stars. Spanish. (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at East Grand Forks Campbell Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
East Grand Forks Campbell Library Easy 629.45 HERNANDEZ (Text) 516943 E 000-999 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781558858824
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 x 29 cm
  • Publisher: Houston, Texas : Piñata Books, an imprint of Arte Público Press, [2019]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
In this bilingual picture book, astronaut José M. Hernández recounts his childhood as the son of Mexican migrant workers and his life-long dream to travel to the stars.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 5-8.
K to Grade 3.
Language Note:
English and Spanish.
Subject: Hernández, José M., 1962- > Juvenile literature.
Astronauts > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Hispanic American astronauts > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Migrant agricultural laborers > California > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Bilingual books.
Spanish language materials > Bilingual.
Hispanic American astronauts.
Migrant agricultural laborers.
United States.
Astronautas > Estados Unidos > Biografía > Literatura juvenil.
Astronautas hispanoestadounidenses > Biografía > Literatura juvenil.
Trabajadores migratorios agrícolas > California > Biografía > Literatura juvenil.
Genre: Biography.
Juvenile works.

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