A Day's Work (Google eBook)

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Nov 18, 2004 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
38 Reviews
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.

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User Review  - Mckinley - Goodreads

Not really sure about the point of this story - misunderstanding? Obviously that people need work. Read full review

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User Review  - Victoria Matthews - Goodreads

This is an interesting tale about migrant workers who are hired on a daily basis for manual labor. The boy and his grandfather get a job by lying about the grandfather's qualifications as a gardener ... Read full review

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About the author (2004)

EVE BUNTING has written over two hundred books for children, including the Caldecott Medal-winning Smoky Night, illustrated by David Diaz. She lives in Southern California.

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