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Title:
Sarai en primer plano
Uniform Title:
Sarai in the spotlight. Spanish
ISBN:
9781549087219

9781338330564

9781536449129
Physical Description:
102 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
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Summary:
Cuando su mejor amiga se muda de repente, Sara©Ư tiene que arregl©Łrselas sola en la escuela y hacerle frente a las chicas antip©Łticas en la cafeter©Ưa. Luego, una nueva estudiante, Cristina, llega a la escuela y la maestra le pide a Sara©Ư que le sirva de gu©Ưa. Sara©Ư cree que la chica nueva y ella no se parecen en nada. Cristina nunca quiere jugar en el recreo, siempre tiene la cabeza metida en un cuaderno ©†y es muy callada! Pero cuando le escribe un poema a Sara©Ư para que lo recite en el concurso de talentos de la escuela, Sara©Ư descubre que froman un buen equipo, ©†aunque hagan una pareja dispareja!

When Sarai's best friend suddenly moves away, Sarai has to navigate school--and the unfriendly girls in the cafeteria--all by herself. Then new girl Christina moves to town and the teacher volunteers Sarai to show her around. But Sarai thinks Christina is not at all like her-- she never wants to play at recess, she's always got her head in a notebook, and she's so shy! But when Christina writes Sarai a spoken-word poem for her to recite at the class talent show, Sarai learns that sometimes winning teams are made from unlikely pairs!
Language Note:
Text in Spanish.
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The Spanish edition of Sarai in the Spotlight!
When Sarai's best friend suddenly moves away, Sarai has to navigate school -- and the unfriendly girls in the cafeteria -- all by herself. Then, new girl Christina moves to town and the teacher volunteers Sarai to show her around. But Sarai thinks Christina is not at all like her--she never wants to play at recess, she's always got her head in a notebook and she's so shy! But when Christina writes Sarai a spoken-word poem for her to recite at the class talent show, Sarai learns that sometimes winning teams are made from unlikely pairs!

La maestra de Saraí le pide que ayude a una niña nueva que acaba de llegar a la escuela. Saraí piensa que la niña nueva no se parece en nada a ella; está siempre estudiando y es muy tímida. ¿Cambiará de opinión cuando la niña escriba un poema para que recite en el espectáculo de la escuela?


Author Notes

Eleven-year-old Sarai Gonzalez became an overnight sensation after appearing in Bomba Estero's, "Soy Yo," a music video about embracing yourself and loving your flaws. The video garnered over 30 million views and The New York Times called Sarai a Latina icon. Sarai and the Meaning of Awesome is the first book in her new chapter book series inspired by her life. Sarai lives in New Jersey with her family.



Monica Brown is the award-winning author of super-awesome books for children, including The Lola Levine chapter book series, Marisol McDonald Doesn't Match/no combina, Frida Kahlo and Her Animalitos, and Waiting for the Biblioburro. She is Professor of English at Northern Arizona University, specializing in Latinx and African American Literature. She lives in Flagstaff, Arizona with her husband and her dogs, Lola and Finn. Visit her at www.monicabrown.net.