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Waiting for the Biblioburro / by Monica Brown ; illustrations by John Parra.

  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 1582463980 (lib. bdg.)
  • ISBN: 9781582463988 (lib. bdg.)
  • ISBN: 1582463530 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 9781582463537 (hbk.)
  • Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
  • Edition: First edition
  • Publisher: Berkeley : Tricycle Press, 2011.

Available copies

  • 6 of 7 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Danvers Children's Picture Books JJ / Brown (Text to Phone) Available -
Gloucester Children's Picture Books J/E/ Brown (Picture Books) (Text to Phone) Available -
Marblehead Children's Picturebook J EASY BROWN (Text to Phone) Available -
Melrose Children's Picture Books JE Brown (Text to Phone) Checked out 08/07/2017
Peabody Main Children's Picture Books Child E/Brown (Text to Phone) Available -
Peabody South Branch Children's Picture Books Child E/Brown (Text to Phone) Available -
Wakefield Children's Picture Books Children's Picture Book Br (Text to Phone) Available -

Content descriptions

Summary: When a man brings to a remote village two burros, Alfa and Beto, loaded with books the children can borrow, Ana's excitement leads her to write a book of her own as she waits for the BibliBurro to return. Includes glossary of Spanish terms and a note on the true story of Columbia's BiblioBurro and mobile libraries in other countries.
Target Audience Note: 880 Lexile.
Parra, John, (illustrator.).


Brown, Monica. "Waiting for the Biblioburro." Berkeley : Tricycle Press, 2011.

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