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Island treasures [sound recording] : growing up in Cuba / Alma Flor Ada.

Ada, Alma Flor, (author.). Alvarado, Trini, (narrator.). Ada, Alma Flor. Where the flame trees bloom. (Added Author). Ada, Alma Flor. Days at La Quinta Simoni. (Added Author). Ada, Alma Flor. Under the royal palms. (Added Author). Recorded Books, LLC. (Added Author).


Told through the eyes of a child, this anthology of true autobiographical tales from Hispanic author and educator Alma Flor Ada presents inspiring reflections on a unique childhood spent on the island of Cuba.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781501909238
  • Physical Description: 3 audio discs (3 hours, 45 minutes) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Prince Frederick, Maryland : Recorded Books, 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Compact disc.
Formatted Contents Note:
Where the flame trees bloom -- Days at La Quinta Simoni -- Under the royal palms.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrated by Trini Alvarado.
Target Audience Note:
8 years and up.
Subject: Ada, Alma Flor > Childhood and youth > Juvenile literature.
Authors, American > 20th century > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Authors, Cuban > 20th century > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Ada, Alma Flor > Homes and haunts > Cuba > Juvenile literature.
Cuban American women > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Cuba > Social life and customs > Juvenile literature.
Cuba > Intellectual life > Juvenile literature.
Families > Cuba > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Children's audiobooks.

Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at NC Cardinal. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Fontana Regional Library.


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Macon County Public Library JCDBOOK B ADA (Text) 39493107948160 Juvenile Audiobook Available -