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Let's Go See Papa! (Translation) (Hardcover) (Lawrence Schimel)

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The little girl in this story likes Sundays best of all ? it’s the day her father calls. She hasn’t seen him for over a year because he works far away across the ocean in the United States. She writes in her notebook every day, keeping a record of everything that happens to share with him when she finally sees him again. And she thinks about the fun they used to have when he was home ? taking their dog Kika to the park and buying freshly baked bread together. Then one Sunday her father asks if she and her mother would like to join him, and she’s surprised by her mixed feelings. It means leaving her grandmother, her friends . . . and Kika behind.
This is a powerful story from a young child’s perspective about what it’s like to have an absent parent and to have to leave your home, country and those you love for a new life.

A girl whose father emigrated in search of work writes in her diary about how much she misses him and how happy she is when she learns that the family will be reunited.
Edition: Translation
Number of Pages: 1
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Family / Parents
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Pgw
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Lawrence Schimel
Language: English
Street Date: October 25, 2011
TCIN: 13753160
UPC: 9781554981069
Item Number (DPCI): 247-06-7684
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