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All the way to Havana /

by Engle, Margarita [author.]; Curato, Mike [illustrator.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Godwin Books/ Henry Holt and Company, 2017.Edition: First edition.Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 x 28 cm.ISBN: 9781627796422; 1627796428.Subject(s): Automobile travel -- Fiction | Automobiles -- Maintenance and repair -- Fiction | Family life -- Cuba -- Fiction | Havana (Cuba) -- Fiction | Cuba -- Fiction | Automobile travel -- Juvenile fiction | Automobiles -- Maintenance and repair -- Juvenile fiction | Families -- Cuba -- Juvenile fiction | Havana (Cuba) -- Juvenile fiction | Fiction | Juvenile worksSummary: A boy helps his father keep their very old car running as they make a trip to Havana for his newborn cousin's zero-year birthday. Includes author's note about cars in Cuba.
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<p> So we purr, cara cara, and we glide, taka taka, and we zoom, zoom, ZOOM! <br> Together, a boy and his parents drive to the city of Havana, Cuba, in their old family car. Along the way, they experience the sights and sounds of the streets--neighbors talking, musicians performing, and beautiful, colorful cars putt-putting and bumpety-bumping along. In the end, though, it's their old car, Cara Cara, that the boy loves best. A joyful celebration of the Cuban people and their resourceful innovation.<br> <br> ALSC Notable Book </p>

A boy helps his father keep their very old car running as they make a trip to Havana for his newborn cousin's zero-year birthday. Includes author's note about cars in Cuba.

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