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Juan Bobo Goes to Work

A Puerto Rican Folk Tale

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What can you do with a boy who tries to do things right but only leaves disaster in his wake?

Laugh--that's what! Readers everywhere will love to laugh at the hilarious antics of the ever-blundering Juan Bobo, Puerto Rico's most celebrated fold character.

In this rollicking Juan Bobo tale, our hero sets out to find work at the farm and the grocery. Although the tasks are simple and the directions couldn't be clearer, he always find a way to bungle things up as only a character whose name means "Simple John" could!

IMPRINT HarperCollins Espanol   FORMAT
ISBN 0688162339   ISBN13 9780688162337
ON SALE 9/19/2000 PAGES 32
AGES 4 to 8 SIZE 9 1/4 x 11
PRICE US $17.99   PRICE CAN $21.99
GRL not avail BISAC1 JUV012020
BISAC2 JUV019000
About the Author
Marisa Montes
Photo By David Plotkin

Marisa Montes

About the Illustrator
Joe Cepeda
Photograph by Susan Werner

Joe Cepeda

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