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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He asks his motherDrusila, why it had lived such a short time while other things last much, much longer. See 1 question about Cocori…. It will have always a special place on my heart. Costa Rican literature Children’s novels novels Novels set in Costa Rica children’s books s children’s novel stubs. Jan 12, Sebas rated it really liked it.

This lovely tale is one of the most important books ever written in my country, Costa Rica.

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Published by Cormorant Books first published Joan Chaves rated it it was ok Oct 19, This book is not yet featured on Listopia. It has been translated into ten languages, and adapted for the theater several times in GermanyCoclri RepublicMexico and seven other countries.

October Learn how and when to remove this template message. This book will put a sweet tear in your eye and a libbro smile in your mouth. Jan 19, Charles Veiman rated it it was amazing. Recommended to Ivonne by: I read this book as part of the Spanish program in school.

Retrieved from ” https: Seemed a bit racist, libor the main character, “el negrito” “black boy” even though it was published in What a delight it was! Las novelas no son morales.

You will find the English version first and after that, you will find the Spanish version. Views Read Edit View history. The story concerns a small black boy from the Caribbean cocorii of Costa Ricawho meets a blonde tourist girl who gives him a rose. When he returns with the monkey, she and the ship that brought her have departed. Is my childhood book.

Manny rated it it was amazing Dec 26, Unsourced material may be challenged and removed.

Further suggestions might be found on the article’s talk page. I read it in an afternoon in my home sofa when I was 9 years old. This article needs additional citations for verification. This article about a children’s novel of the s is a stub. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. However when he got back with the monkey, the ship had already left.

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Open Preview See a Problem? Alejandro Saenz, my mentor for Spanish fiction. Aug 05, Bri rated it it was amazing. In return, she asks for a squirrel monkey.

Cocori by Joaquín Gutiérrez

Want to Read saving…. Andres rated it it was amazing Jan 07, Dec 31, Francisco Villalobos rated it it was ok.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Archived from the original on I read the book in the Spanish original in order to keep my Spanish up. Valeria rated it it was ok Jun 27, This review is bilingual. Como educadora lo he compartido con mis alumnos y ellos lo disfrutan plenamente.

Nov 23, Andrea rated it it was amazing Shelves: Smitten, he fulfills his promise by setting a trap made out of rice and a coconutbut when he returns to where he had seen her, the boat she had come in was gone.