Josephine"s imagination a tale of Haiti. by Arnold Dobrin

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Published by Four Winds Press in New York .

Written in English

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Following the old man"s advice to use her imagination, Josephine creates a broom doll that helps her mother earn extra money at the market.

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StatementStory and pictures by Arnold Dobrin.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.D66 Jo
The Physical Object
Pagination[47] p.
Number of Pages47
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5304577M
LC Control Number72087072

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Haitian Josephine, whose mother makes brooms to sell at the market, longs for a doll that will last longer than the ones she makes from flowers. Then on market day an old man gives Josephine a little pig he has made from straw and his ""'magination"" &#; inspiring her to go home and make a doll out of broom straw.

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