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How Tía Lola Came to Visit Stay

How Tía Lola Came to Visit Stay( )
Author: Alvarez, Julia
Series title:The Tia Lola Stories Ser.
ISBN:978-0-440-41870-2
Publication Date:Aug 2002
Publisher:Random House Children's Books
Imprint:Yearling
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $6.99
Book Description:

A delightfully entertaining story of family and culture from acclaimed author Julia Alvarez. Moving to Vermont after his parents split, Miguel has plenty to worry about! Tía Lola, his quirky, carismática, and maybe magical aunt makes his life even more unpredictable when she arrives from the Dominican Republic to help out his Mami. Like her stories for adults, Julia Alvarez#146;s first middle-grade book sparkles with magic as it illuminates a...
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Book Details
Pages:160
Detailed Subjects: Juvenile Fiction / General
Juvenile Fiction / Family / General
Juvenile Fiction / People & Places / United States / General
Juvenile Fiction / Family / Marriage & Divorce
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.2 x 7.63 x 0.41 Inches
Book Weight:0.247 Pounds
Author Biography
Alvarez, Julia (Author)
Julia Alvarez was born in New York City on March 27, 1950 and was raised in the Dominican Republic. Before becoming a full-time writer, she traveled across the country with poetry-in-the-schools programs and then taught at the high school level and the college level. In 1991, she earned tenure at Middlebury College and published her first book How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accent, which won the PEN Oakland/Jefferson Miles Award for excellence in 1991. Her other works include In the Time of the Butterflies, The Other Side of El Otro Lado, and Once upon a Quinceañera: Coming of Age in the USA.

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