A Handful of Seeds

A Handful of Seeds

Book - 1993
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"One sad day, Grandmother died. "You cannot stay here," said the man who owned the land. "I have a family ready to move in." Young Concepcion has no choice but to move to the barrio of the nearby city. There she meets children who, in order to survive, must steal the good they eat. But Concepcion has a plan. With back-breaking work she plants a garden amid the rubble, using her grandmother's legacy: a handful of chili, corn and bean seeds. But her garden is destroyed. Will she have the strength to begin again?
Publisher: Toronto, Ontario : Lester Publishing Limited, ©1993.
ISBN: 9781895555271
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) :,colour illustrations ;,22 x 25 cm.


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