Birthday in the barrio / story, Mayra L. Dole ; illustrations, Tonel = Cumpleaños en el barrio / cuento, Mayra L. Dole ; ilustraciones, Tonel.
When Lazarita's unemployed father cannot afford a party for her "quinces," the birthday celebration that marks a fifteen-year-old girl's entrance into womanhood, her friends in her Miami Cuban-American community enlist the mayor's help to plan a surprise block party.
San Francisco :
Children's Book Press,
Walker Library - Curriculum Collection - Juvenile - 3rd Floor
Pull and Hold