A Day's Work (Library Binding)

By Eve Bunting, Ronald Himler (Illustrator)

Clarion Books, 9780395673218, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 1994

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (4/14/1997)
Prebound (4/14/1997)
Prebound (4/14/1997)
Hardcover, Chinese (7/1/2011)
Paperback (11/1/2004)

List Price: 16.00*
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Description

Francisco, a young Mexican-American boy, helps his grandfather find work as a gardener, even though the old man cannot speak English and knows nothing about gardening.



Praise For A Day's Work

"Bunting perfectly captures the intergenerational love and respect shared by these two characters and the man's strong sense of honesty and integrity. Himler's softly colored illustrations reflect the feelings of the characters and setting." School Library Journal

"Bunting perfectly captures the intergenerational love and respect shared by these two characters and the man's strong sense of honesty and integrity. Himler's softly colored illustrations reflect the feelings of the characters and setting." SLJ Best Books of the Year