by Alma Flor Ada, Angela Domínguez
Perico learns this phrase from little Martita, who’s been saying it a lot lately. When the whole family scrambles to prepare for Cinco de Mayo, Perico knows there must be some way he can help—even if he is just a parrot.
Let Me Help: ¡Quiero Ayudar!
Alma Flor Ada, born January 3, 1938 in Camagüey, Cuba is an award-winning Cuban-American author of children’s books, poetry, and novels. A Professor Emerita at the University of San Francisco, Dr. Ada is recognized for her work promoting bilingual and multicultural education in the United States.
Publisher: Lee & Low Books, Inc.
Publication date: 07/01/2012
Edition description: Bilingual
Age Range: 5 - 8 Years
- People & Places | United States
- Hispanic & Latino Holidays & Celebrations , Non-Religious
- Animals | Birds Hispanic Latino -Cinco de Mayo (Mexican holiday)
-Parrots -Cooperativeness -Hispanic Americans -San Antonio (Tex.)
-Helpfulness -Spanish language materials -Bilingual