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Mama leaves the shopping behind to spend a relaxing day at the beach. But sweet Bebe won't sit still! He toddles after the waves, chases a bouncing pelota, and even surfs on a sand sculpture. When Bebe finally tuckers out, Mama gets her chance to soak up el sol.Mama and Bebe spiced things up in their first book together, "Bebe Goes Shopping" - and now they're at it again!This book includes a glossary of Spanish words.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780152060008
ISBN-10: 0152060006
Format: Hardback
(298mm x 229mm x 8mm)
Pages: 40
Imprint: Harcourt Children's Books
Publisher: Harcourt Children's Books
Publish Date: 23-Sep-2008
Country of Publication: United States

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US Kirkus Review » This second Bebe-y-Mama outing (Bebe Goes Shopping, 2006) takes the team to the beach for a day filled with sand, sun and some more Spanish-language fun. While a bikini-clad Mama tries to soak up "el sol," her toddler is "ready to roll." Playing in "la arena" with his bucket and "pala," he is soon tasting slimy "alga marina" and breaking apart someone's carefully sand-sculpted surfboard. This bouncing, energetic toddler gets into all sorts of mischief before finally napping on his towel: "Mama gets a break now. "At last, descansare!" / But who had the best time of all? / Sweet bebe!" With her signature Spanish/English rhymes, Elya introduces a gracious plenty of Spanish words interspersed in bold throughout the easily recited text. Salerno's retro-style, full-colored paintings complement and enhance the linguistic clarity. A glossary provides extra support, particularly for pronunciation. (Picture book. 4-6) (Kirkus Reviews)


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Author Biography - Susan Middleton Elya

* SUSAN MIDDLETON ELYA is the author of more than fifteen books for children.

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