A Mango in the Hand


Antonio Saere


Sebastia Serrs

Book Summary

Francisco is finally old enough to journey to the mango grove all by himself to gather the mangoes for a special dinner. But bees swarm the fruit, and Francisco has trouble picking them from the tree. He returns to his father several times, and each time his father shares a different proverb to inspire Francisco to continue trying. Readers are sure to be charmed by this humorous story about problem solving and sharing. The book includes a glossary of Spanish words.

Age Range
Ages 0 to 3 (preschool)
Book Category
Latin American Descent
Retour haut de page