A Chair for My Mother

A Chair for My Mother

And Other Stories : Vera B. Williams Audio Collection

Downloadable Audiobook - 2009
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Cherries and cherry pits: Bidemmi draws pictures and tells stories about cherries.
Chair for always: Rosa is excited when her new cousin, Benji, is born, but when Grandma wants to remove a beloved armchair, Rosa puts her foot down and insists that the chair, just like Benji, is a member of the family.
Music, music for everyone: Rosa plays her accordion with her friends in the Oak Street Band and earns money to help her mother with expenses while her grandmother is sick.
Something special for me: Rosa has difficulty choosing a special birthday present to buy with the coins her mother and grandmother have saved, until she hears a man playing beautiful music on an accordion.
Chair for my mother: A child, her waitress mother, and her grandmother save dimes to buy a comfortable armchair after all their furniture is lost in a fire.
Publisher: New York : Harper Audio, p2009.
Edition: Unabridged.
ISBN: 9780061805981
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 sound file) : digital.
Additional Contributors: Plimpton, Martha 1970-- Narrator
Contents: Chair for my mother
Something special for me
Music, music for everyone
Chair for always
Cherries and cherry pits
Interview with the author.
Summary: Cherries and cherry pits: Bidemmi draws pictures and tells stories about cherries.


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