Magnifico

By: Miles, Victoria

Price: $2.35


Near New - Minor Shelfwear/edge bumps. No writing or damage noticed; 0.8 x 8.1 x 5.7 Inches; 32 pages; Mariangela longs to play the piano; but when her Italian immigrant family arranges for accordion lessons instead, she can_t contain her disappointment. Who wants to be strapped to such a heavy, ugly old thing? But before she knows it, a mortified Mariangela is dragging the old accordion in a red wagon through the streets of Vancouver to her lessons. Try as she might, Mariangela can_t get the accordion to sing for her. Even her accordion teacher, whose two missing fingers and handsome looks fascinate her, cannot find a way to inspire his pupil. But he can tell stories, and through his own sometimes harrowing experiences, Mariangela gradually comes to understand both her family_s determination to start life in a new country and her own capacity to persevere.

Title: Magnifico

Author Name: Miles, Victoria

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Fitzhenry and Whiteside: 2006

ISBN #: 1550419609

ISBN # 13: 9781550419603

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: As New in As New dust jacket

WT: 1.00

Seller ID: 50

Keywords: Young Adult,