El Niño Nuevo: The New Kid (Spanish edition) (The Carver Chronicles #5) (Paperback)

El Niño Nuevo: The New Kid (Spanish edition) (The Carver Chronicles #5) By Karen English, Laura Freeman (Illustrator), Aurora Humaran (Translated by), Leticia Monge (Translated by) Cover Image
By Karen English, Laura Freeman (Illustrator), Aurora Humaran (Translated by), Leticia Monge (Translated by)
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Gavin is sad that his friends next door are moving away, especially when he realizes that Harper, the biggest bully at Carver Elementary, is moving in! Meanwhile, competition at the school science fair is heating up, and Calvin must decide what to do when his data doesn’t prove his theory. Can Calvin avoid trouble with Harper and still win the science fair?

Gavin y sus amigos no saben bien qué pensar de Keops, su nuevo compañero de clase. Es indudable que no actúa como los otros niños ni se les parece... ¡y ellos sospechan que se ha robado la bici de Gavin! Mientras tanto, Myrtle, la tía abuela de Gavin, está nuevamente de visita, y Gavin está seguro de que se pondrá del lado de su hermana para mandonearlo todo el tiempo. ¿Sobrevivirá Gavin a la tía Myrtle? ¿Podrá entender qué es lo que realmente ocurre con el niño nuevo?

About the Author

Karen English is a Coretta Scott King Honor Award-winner and the author of It All Comes Down to This, a Kirkus Prize Finalist, as well as the Nikki and Deja and The Carver Chronicles series. Her novels have been praised for their accessible writing, authentic characters, and satisfying storylines. She is a former elementary school teacher and lives in Los Angeles, California.

Laura Freeman received her BFA from the School of Visual Arts in New York City and began her career illustrating for various editorial clients. Laura has illustrated many fine children’s books over the years, including Fancy Party Gowns: The Story of Fashion Designer Ann Cole Lowe, written by Deborah Blumenthal, and the Coretta Scott King Honor Book Hidden Figures: The True Story of Four Black Women and the Space Race, by Margot Lee Shetterly. Laura now lives in Atlanta, Georgia, with her husband and their two children. Find out more about Laura at www.lfreemanart.com.

Praise For…

"Combining inviting storytelling with a warm message of friendship and accountability, this entry is a welcome addition to a pretty near perfect series for independent readers."—Kirkus  Praise for The Carver Chronicles     "Many independent readers, particularly boys, will identify with these . . . appealing and likeable characters."—Kirkus   "A much-needed story in which African American boys can see themselves reflected in a positive light, completely free of the usual tropes."—Booklist   "Chapter book readers have few options if they want to read about urban boys of color; here's hoping for more.”—The Horn Book

Product Details
ISBN: 9780358251996
ISBN-10: 0358251990
Publisher: Clarion Books
Publication Date: September 22nd, 2020
Pages: 144
Language: Spanish
Series: The Carver Chronicles