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A spoon for every bite

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"An entertaining marriage of pictures and words."-- Kirkus Reviews

In 1996, master storyteller Joe Hayes and illustrator Rebecca Leer created A Spoon for Every Bite . It became an instant classic. In this lovely New Mexico folktale, a rich man tries to prove his wealth to his poor neighbors by using a new spoon for every bite. In the process, he's served a pretty dish of come-uppance. A Spoon for Every Bite is available for the first time in the bilingual format for which Hayes is famous.

Joe Hayes is one of America's premier storytellers--a nationally recognized teller of tales from the Hispanic, Native American and Anglo cultures. His bilingual Spanish-English tellings have earned him a distinctive place among America's storytellers.

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lastUpdate 2018-03-04 04:19:29AM

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accelerated_reader_interest_level LG
accelerated_reader_point_value 0.5
accelerated_reader_reading_level 4
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author Hayes, Joe.
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display_description A poor husband and wife ask their rich neighbor to be godfather of their child, and once they are compadres, prey upon his pride and extravagance to trick him out of his fortune.
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publishDate 1996
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subject_facet Pride and vanity -- Fiction, Wealth -- Fiction
title_display A spoon for every bite
title_full A spoon for every bite / by Joe Hayes ; illustrated by Rebecca Leer
title_short A spoon for every bite
topic_facet Pride and vanity, Wealth