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How Tía Lola saved the summer

by Alvarez, Julia.

Format: Print Book 2011
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Available (1)
Location Collection Call #
Moon Township Public Library Juvenile Fiction JF ALVAREZ
Location  Moon Township Public Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Fiction
 
Call Number  JF ALVAREZ
 
 
Summary
Miguel Guzman isn't exactly looking forward to the summer now that his mother has agreed to let the Sword family--a father, his three daughters, and their dog--live with them while they decide whether or not to move to Vermont. Little does Miguel know his aunt has something up her sleeve that just may make this the best summer ever. With her usual flair for creativity and fun, T#65533;a Lola decides to start a summer camp for Miguel, his little sister, and the three Sword girls, complete with magical swords, nighttime treasure hunts, campfires, barbecues, and an end-of-summer surprise!

The warm and funny third book in the T#65533;a Lola Stories is sure to delight young readers and leave them looking forward to their own summer fun!
Published Reviews
Booklist Review: "In this third Tia Lola series title, Miguel, 11, is unhappy when his mother invites a New York City family three girls, their lawyer father, and their slobbery dog to spend a summer week in his Vermont farmhouse. The girls are just as unhappy to be there; they'd rather be at Disney World. But when Tia Lola, Miguel's aunt from the Dominican Republic, creates a fun summer camp, the kids discover that the Vermont countryside has its very own magic. Never solemn, Tia Lola's messages, in Spanish and English, are as much fun as the spats and reconciliations between family and friends.--Rochman, Haze. Copyright 2010 Booklist"
From Booklist, Copyright (c) American Library Association. Used with permission.
Additional Information
Series Alvarez, Julia. Tía Lola stories.
Subjects Great-aunts -- Juvenile fiction.
Dominican Americans -- Juvenile fiction.
Families -- Vermont -- Juvenile fiction.
Great-aunts -- Fiction.
Dominican Americans -- Fiction.
Family life -- Vermont -- Fiction.
Vermont -- Juvenile fiction.
Vermont -- Fiction.
Publisher New York :Alfred A. Knopf,2011
Edition 1st ed.
Audience 008-012.
Language English
Description 141 pages ; 22 cm.
ISBN 9780375867279 (hbk.)
0375867279 (hbk.)
9780375967276
0375967273
9780375897665 (ebook)
0375897666 (ebook)
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