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The Skirt by Gary Soto

The Skirt

The Skirt by Gary Soto
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Apr 01, 1997 | 80 Pages
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    Apr 01, 1997 | 80 Pages | Middle Grade (8-12)

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    Nov 28, 2012 | 80 Pages | Middle Grade (8-12)

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Praise

“Soto’s light tale offers a pleasant blend of family ties, friendship and ethnic pride…[and Miata is] a spunky and imaginative heroine.“-Publishers Weekly

A light, engaging narrative that successfully combines information on Hispanic culture with familiar and recognizable childhood themes….A fine read-aloud and discussion starter, this story blends cultural differences with human similarities to create both interest and understanding.”-SLJ

Light, easy reading . . . offering readers a cast and situations with which to identify, whatever their own ethnic origins.”—The Bulletin


From the Hardcover edition.

Awards

Texas Bluebonnet Master List WINNER 1994

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