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Mama, I'll Give You the World

by Roni Schotter

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Lusia wants to make her mom happy. Because her mother so busy with her job, she didn't smile. Luise made her mother surprised on her mother's birthday.
Age group 4-5
Pierce college library
  quanhtran | May 13, 2014 |
This story is about how hard Luisa's mother works to provide for her and Luisa plans a surprise party along with Her mothers customers.
Ages4-8
Pierce College
  veronicar6189 | Mar 19, 2014 |
A young girl saw her mother was work very hard and how tired she was so her daughter decided to give her mother a surprise party, and it made her mother very happy.

Age:4-6
Source: pierce college library ( )
  larisharenee | Mar 12, 2014 |
A story about a mother & daughter trying to make it day by day. The mother is a hard worker saving to make sure her daughter will have a better life. Her daughter see that her mom is a hard worker and wants to do something nice for her to let her know she is appreciated. What a special love & bond between mother and daughter. ( )
  RoniDavis | Feb 17, 2014 |
Luisa's mama is a beautician. Luisa spends a lot of time at her shop. Every tip she gets she saves for Luisa. She says she is using it for Luisa's college. Luisa begins planning with Mama's customers for a surprise birthday party for her mama. Her mama is happy and so is Luisa.
Ages:5-7
Sources: Pierce College Library
  RachelHollingsworth | Feb 3, 2014 |
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0375836128, Hardcover)

For one magical night, Luisa wants to make her single mother's worries disappear.

Every day after school Luisa goes to Walter's World of Beauty to watch her mama work-- cutting, coloring, and curling customer's hair, transforming them into the images of their dreams. Mama works hard and hardly ever smiles, but when she does, she is the prettiest flower in all the World. At the end of each day, she puts her tip money in a special envelopes for Luisa-- the envelope marked "college." She wants to give her daughter the world-- but Luisa has plans of her own. It's Mama's birthday and, for one night, she wants to make Mama smile... the way she smiles in an old photograph of her dancing at a place called Roseland. So Luisa transforms Walter's World of Beauty into Roseland, by decorating it with roses and collages of Mama's customers, who are also in on Luisa's secret. And it isn't long before everyone is happily dancing, especially Mama, who is the happiest of all.

(retrieved from Amazon Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:39:37 -0400)

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At Walter's World of Beauty, Luisa's secret plans are underway to create a very special birthday celebration for her hard-working, single mother who is employed there as a stylist.

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