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Author González, Lucía M.
Title The bossy gallito = El gallo de bodas ; a traditional Cuban folktale / retold by Lucía M. González ; illustrated by Lulu Delacre.
Published New York : Scholastic Inc., [1999], c1994.
Book Cover

 TCC - Juvenile Collection  PZ74.1 .G76 1999    IN LIBRARY
Description 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Note "First Scholastic Trade paperback printing, June 1999"--T.p. verso.
Summary In this cumulative Cuban folktale, a bossy rooster dirties his beak when he eats a kernel of corn and must find a way to clean it before his parrot uncle's wedding. Includes a glossary of Spanish words and information about the different birds in the story.
Language English and Spanish.
Subject Roosters -- Folklore -- Juvenile fiction.
Animals -- Folklore -- Juvenile fiction.
Folklore -- Cuba -- Juvenile fiction.
Spanish language materials -- Bilingual -- Juvenile fiction.
Related Names Delacre, Lulu.
Alternate Title Gallo de bodas
ISBN 043906757X (pbk.)
OCLC number 45538990