Pancho Rabbit and the Coyote

Pancho Rabbit and the Coyote

A Migrant's Tale

Book - 2013
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When Papa Rabbit does not return home as expected from many seasons of working in the great carrot and lettuce fields of El Norte, his son Pancho sets out on a dangerous trek to find him, guided by a coyote. Includes author's note.
Publisher: New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, c2013
ISBN: 9781419705830
Branch Call Number: E TON
Characteristics: [32] p. :,col. ill. ;,27 cm

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Mar 11, 2015

A beautiful [pictures and story] book to talk about with kids.
It keeps you thinking about unequal opportunities, the strongest taking advantage of others, and willingness to have a better life for the ones you love.

BCD2013 Jun 12, 2014

NYPL Staff Pick
A young rabbit sets out on a mission north to find his missing father, crossing paths along the way with a hungry coyote.

MB9 May 30, 2013

Ooof, this is a tough one. A very challenging subject for a picture book, but Tonatiuh's execution is flawless. His realistic portrayal of the migrant experience makes for some extremely intense sections, tempered somewhat by the animal protagonists. I would recommend this to families who have faced similar situations and for older kids learning about migrant labor and immigration.

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MB9 May 30, 2013

MB9 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 5 and 9

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MB9 May 30, 2013

"There is a tunnel we can use," said the coyote, "but the snakes watch it. If you give them the tortillas you are carrying, I'm sure they will let us through."

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