Manolito Gafotas by Elvira Lindo, , available at Book Llega Manolito Gafotas, uno de los personajes mas famosos del “mundo mundial. Results 1 – 30 of Manolito Gafotas by Lindo, Elvira and a great selection of related Published by Espanol Santillana Universidad de Salamanca (). Manolito Gafotas es un charlatán capaz de marear no sólo a sus padres, a su abuelo y a la señorita Asunción, sino también a la psicóloga del colegio.

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I particularly liked that Elvira Lindo created a character and situations that are appropriate for younger readers. At the age of 12 Lindo moved to Madrid, where she studied journalism. Manolito is the son of a trucker and lives a humble life in the working-class quarter of Carabanchel.

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I had assumed the present, but apparently not. Two Lions October 1, Language: The character was the protagonist of several first-person novels written with a solid style that includes humour, irony and sharp social criticism.

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At the age of 12 Lindo moved to Madridwhere she studied journalism at Complutense University of Madrid. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. Another slightly bizarre thing is a time when they say that the grandfather is “determined to die in ” because he “wants to die before the year He says things like “broad” for woman, “blessed” for “darn,” “good night! No child actually speaks like this, and what’s more, a lot of the slang feels old-fashioned.

Jul 25, Sayeh Salemi rated it really liked it Recommends it for: Please try again later. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Children’s Fiction Adventure Books for Kids. Manolito deals with school, his little brother “The Bozo”, and sharing a room with his “Grandpa Nicholas” as any ten-year old might.

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Paquito dlvira obviously from another planet, says Manolito, one where women are twins and babies are attached to their mothers by two umbilical cords – because Paquito has two bellybuttons! ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. For me, the biggest problem is the slangy style of the book.


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Manolito Gafotas Elvira Lindo. Published March 28th by Alfaguara Ediciones, S. Manolito Gafotas Spanish Edition.

Dec 12, Silvia rated it liked it. El Principito Spanish Edition. She did not get her degree, as she began to work in television and radio as a speaker, actress and scriptwriter. Good choice for reluctant male readers. Other things that felt inappropriate in a kids book included a comment about how his parents’ bed is “the biggest deserted island I’ve ever seen in my life, and it’s only a Or use any of those slang expressions.

One person found this helpful. A ten-year old “everyman”, Manolito is the quintessential underdog – he is small in stature, wears Coke-bottle glasses, and is the target of Ozzy the Bully.

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