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Dos pollitos gallinas

Translated by Lawrence Schimel
Published by NorthSouth Books
Distributed by Simon & Schuster



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Bank Street's Best Children's Picture Books in Spanish 2022

These chickens aren't so chicken!

When Mother Hen takes her little chickens to the playground for the first time, they feel a little timid. It’s crowded and exciting—but also a little scary. As they watch the big dogs, cats, and pigs play on the seesaws, merry-go-round, and swings, the little chickens aren’t sure they want to participate. But when they see the little mice and frogs having fun on the slide the little chickens reconsider.

A beloved story about overcoming fears and doing things for the first time with the help of new friends!

“Just the ticket for any little chicken whose courage could use a boost.”—Publishers Weekly on Chicken Chickens
“A perfect choice for a day-care read-aloud or one-on-one sharing.”—School Library Journal on Chicken Chickens

About The Author

Valeri Gorbachev is the author and illustrator of many children’s books, both in the United States and in Europe, including There Was a Turkey on the Farm, Chicken Chickens, Goldilocks and the Three Bears and more. Valeri emigrated to the United States from the Ukraine in 1991 and now lives with his family in Brooklyn, New York.

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"This incredibly sweet story about conquering one’s fears is a wonderful addition to every home and school library."

– Ronna Mandel, Good Reads with Ronna

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