Bilingual 30 Second Booktalk on Gaby Lost and Found by Angela Cervantes
Gaby, Lost and Found
Not in United States? Choose your country's store to see books available for purchase. See if you have enough points for this item. Sign in. Wanted: One amazing forever home for one amazing sixth grader. Having the newest cell phone or fancy clothes isn't important, but I'd like to have a cat that I can talk to when I'm home alone. She plays with the kittens, helps to obedience train the dogs, and writes adoption advertisements so that the strays who live there can find their forever homes: places where they'll be loved and cared for, no matter what.
One of the approx. Of course I knew their reading level would change. A child who started off liking Junie B. Jones for the comedy may later want nothing but dark fantasy, and still later want endless stories about children like herself. A child who started off racking the shelves for books about dogs may turn to other nonfiction sports!
Thank you! Her physical and emotional needs are barely met at home. Like her mom, Gaby is an animal lover, and she develops her writing talent by crafting adoption profiles for the cats and dogs. A timely, touching and nuanced portrayal of real-life challenges experienced by children in mixed-status families. There was a problem adding your email address. Please try again. Be the first to discover new talent!
Gaby Ramirez Howard is having a rough time. Since her mom was deported to Honduras, she has had to live with her dad. The Gomez family loves Gaby and would like her to live with them—at least until her mom returns. But Mr. Howard takes his responsibilities seriously, and refuses. Things begin to change, however, when the girls take on the local animal shelter as their sixth-grade project.