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Ellos No Tenian Zapatos...

4.75 of 5 stars 4.75  ·  rating details  ·  4 ratings  ·  1 review
This short novel describes the lives of working children living in La Paz, Bolivia in the 1980s that still rings true today. One girl, Margarita, weaves rugs for rich 'gringas' that live in the more affluent part of the city, while her brother, Juancho, and his friends, walk around the city carrying their shoe-shining boxes, looking for customers. Paredes writes with great ...more
Paperback, 5th Edition, 126 pages
Published 2001 by Ediciones ISLA (first published 1989)
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Carla Angelo
Escrito con un lenguaje sencillo, esta historia es realista y entrañable, además que te abre los ojos a la realidad de los niños lustra botas. Si quieren llorara por días, este es muy recomendable.
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