Editorial Reviews. About the Author. El autor Joaquín Gutiérrez Mangel nació el 30 de marzo Excelente libro, de nuestra cultura y literatura costarricense, un niño preguntón —como cualquier otro niño, sin importar su procedencia o color de. Cocorí, del escritor costarricense Joaquín Gutiérrez, Es Una novela Publicada Bellísimo libro que narra la heróica aventura de Cocorí, quien trata de entender. Cocorí is a book full of meaning and sense for life. It is a book not only for children but for adults. Cocorí es un libro con un gran mensaje tanto para niños como.

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Sobre Cocorí

Return to Book Page. Las novelas no son morales. In addition, the rose she gave him has faded away. Do you think this is a racist book?

Vocabulary would be challenging for 8th grade Spanish immsersion, but I did like some of the themes, friendship, perseverance, enjoy life and be grateful.

Sin embargo cuando regresa con el mono, la nave ya se ha ido. Jan 12, Sebas rated it really liked it.

He returns home to find that Drusila had planted the stem of the wilted rose and so grown a rose bush. No trivia or quizzes yet.

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See 1 question about Cocori…. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. He asks his motherDrusila, why it had lived such a short time while other things last much, much longer.


One of my favorite children books. Further suggestions might be found on the article’s talk page. This book will put a sweet tear in your eye and a candid smile in your mouth. Claudia Mora Absolutely not racist! Published by Cormorant Books first published October Learn how and when to remove this template message. Published inthe short novel ranks among the most outstanding children’s stories in Costa Rica, and is mandatory reading in all primary schools.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The hero is one of the greatest characters ever put in books, his simplicity, kind heart and valor, more than make up for whatever faults this book may have in regards to its criticism.

Valeria rated it it was ok Jun 27, Feb 12, Elias rated it liked it. Como educadora lo he compartido con mis alumnos y ellos lo disfrutan plenamente.

While the most picky would scratch their heads as to why Cocori is the only one who seems to be able to communicate with animals, the rest of us take it in stride and simply enjoy the adventures as he traverses through the story.

Aug 16, Maria rated it it coocori amazing. Lists with This Book. In spite of this, recent government guidelines have excluded it at least from the grade school lobro.


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You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. The book is a wonderful display of occori Caribb Despite the controversies of racism surrounding this book which have originated and, as far as I know have been relegated solely within its country of origin, Cocori remains a popular and an endearing book both with the afro caribean and non afro Caribbean communities.

Seemed a bit racist, calling the main character, “el negrito” “black boy” even though it was published in When I was in third grade I read it like times because I just love it to much and I read too fast compared to my classmates, so I got bored following their pace I recomment it to everyone! This was my first serious book in Spanish. However when he got back with the monkey, the ship had already left.

David rated it really liked it May 29, Aug 05, Bri rated it it was amazing. Jun 22, Kadina added it. Archived from the original on