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Between us and Abuela : a family story from the border  Cover Image Book Book

Between us and Abuela : a family story from the border / Mitali Perkins ; illustrations by Sara Palacios.

Perkins, Mitali, (author.). Palacios, Sara, (illustrator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780374303730
  • ISBN: 0374303738
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unnumbered pages) : color illustrations ; 23 x 29 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Farrar Straus Giroux Books for Young Readers, 2019.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
When Maria, Juan, and their mother go to the border between California and Mexico to visit their grandmother at Christmas, Maria must devise a way to get Juan's gift over the fence.-- Provided by Publisher.
Subject: Gifts > Juvenile fiction.
Grandmothers > Juvenile fiction.
Brothers and sisters > Juvenile fiction.
Mexican Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Gifts > Fiction.
Grandmothers > Fiction.
Brothers and sisters > Fiction.
Mexican Americans > Fiction.
Christmas stories > Fiction.
Genre: Picture books for children.
Christmas fiction.
Picture books.
Children's stories > Pictorial works.

Available copies

  • 28 of 29 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 5 of 5 copies available at Bridgeport Public Library.


  • 0 current holds with 29 total copies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Black Rock Branch - Bridgeport jj PERKINS (Text) 34000149016370 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Burroughs-Saden Main - Bridgeport jj PERKINS (Text) 34000141022053 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
East Side Branch - Bridgeport jj PERKINS (Text) 34000081544074 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Newfield Branch - Bridgeport jj PERKINS (Text) 34000081536534 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
North Branch - Bridgeport jj PERKINS (Text) 34000081544066 Juvenile Picture Book Available -

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