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A Gift of Gracias

(2005)
The Legend of Altagracia
A Picture Book by

 
After their olive crop fails, Maria fears that her family will have to abandon their farm on the new island colony. Then, one night she dreams of a mysterious and beautiful lady shrouded by trees with branches hung with hundreds of little suns. They are oranges like the ones Maria's parents once ate in their homeland, Valencia, Spain. That very day, Maria and her family plant the seeds that soon yield a magnificent orange grove and save the farm. But who was the mysterious lady who appeared in her dream and will Maria ever find her again to say gracias?

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Hardback Editions

October 2005 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: A Gift of Gracias: The Legend of Altagracia
Author(s): Julia Alvarez
ISBN: 0-375-82425-1 / 978-0-375-82425-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers
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October 2005 : USA Library Binding
thumbTitle: A Gift of Gracias: The Legend of Altagracia
Author(s): Julia Alvarez
ISBN: 0-375-92425-6 / 978-0-375-92425-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

April 2011 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
thumbTitle: A Gift of Gracias
Author(s): Julia Alvarez
Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


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