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Plátanos go with everything = Los plá́tanos van con todo  Cover Image Book Book

Plátanos go with everything = Los plá́tanos van con todo / written by Lissette Norman ; illustrated by Sara Palacios ; translated by Kianny N. Antigua ; escrito por Lissette Norman ; ilustrado por Sara Palacios ; traducido por Kianny N. Antigua.

Norman, Lissette, (author.). Palacios, Sara, (illustrator.). Antigua, Kianny N., (translator.). HarperCollins (Firm), (publisher.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780063247789
  • ISBN: 006324778X
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
  • Edition: First bilingual edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2023

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes recipe on page 4 of cover.
Summary, etc.:
"With the English and Spanish text side by side on the page, this bilingual edition of the vibrant picture book celebrating the strength of community and the versatility of plátanos is ideal for bilingual readers as well as Spanish speakers learning English and vice versa. Paletero Man meets Fry Bread in this vibrant and cheerful ode to plátanos, the star of Dominican cuisine, written by award-winning poet Lissette Norman, illustrated by Sara Palacios, and translated by Kianny N. Antigua. Platanos are Yesenia's favorite food. They can be sweet and sugary, or salty and savory. And they're a part of almost every meal her Dominican family makes. Stop by her apartment and find out why platanos go with everything--especially love!"-- Provided by publisher.
"Los plátanos son la comida favorita de Yesenia. Pueden ser dulces y azucarados o salados y sabrosos. Y son parte de casi todas las comidas que prepara su familia dominicana. ¡Pasa por su apartamento y descubre porque los plátanos van con todo, especialmente con el amor!"--Publisher's description.
Target Audience Note:
004-008. HarperCollins.
Language Note:
Parallel text in English and Spanish.
Subject: Plantain banana > Juvenile fiction.
Cooking (Plantain banana) > Juvenile fiction.
Cooking, Dominican > Juvenile fiction.
Spanish language materials > Billingual.
Spanish language materials.
Plantain banana > Fiction.
Cooking (Plantain banana) > Fiction.
Cooking, Dominican > Fiction.
Picture books.
Plátanos > Novela juvenil.
Cocina (Plátanos) > Novela juvenil.
Cocina dominicana > Novela juvenil.
Genre: Bilingual books.
Picture books.

Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at Skagit Evergreen Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Upper Skagit Library District. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Upper Skagit Library.


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