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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One of my favorite children books. While the most picky would scratch their heads as to why Cocori is lubro 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.

Cocori by Joaquín Gutiérrez

Jan 19, Charles Veiman rated it it was amazing. They argued the book was “racist” and “offensive” to the local culture, and as such, should not be read in schools. Feb 12, Elias rated it liked it.

Andres rated it it was amazing Jan 07, Jul 22, Sharon Davies rated it it was ok. It has been translated into ten languages, and adapted for the theater several times in GermanyCzech RepublicMexico and seven other countries.

Refresh and try again. Lists with This Book. I read this book as part of the Spanish program in school. This book will put a sweet tear in your eye and a candid smile in your mouth. Apr 14, Evelyn rated it it was amazing. Grate story, sad to read.


This article needs additional citations for verification. Archived from the original on This lovely tale is one of the most important books ever written in my country, Costa Rica. 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! Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources.

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When he returns, to his home, he finds that the rose she had given him had wilted. This article about a children’s novel of the s is a stub. The book is a wonderful display of the Caribbean culture of the time and it makes the reader feel immersed covori both the culture and the magic of this tropical paradise. Jun 22, Kadina added it. Aug 16, Maria rated it it was amazing. I read the book in the Spanish original in order to keep my Spanish up.

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

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Se enfrasco en una aventura por la selva con un mono titi y una tortuga.


There are no discussion topics lbiro this book yet. He asks his motherDrusila, why it had lived such a short time while other things last much, much longer. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.

Sobre Cocorí

No trivia or quizzes yet. Views Read Edit View history. Despite the controversies of racism surrounding this book which have originated and, as far as I know have been relegated solely within its libbro of origin, Cocori remains a popular and an endearing book both with the afro caribean and non afro Caribbean communities.

Manny rated it it was amazing Dec 26, Monica rated it really liked it Oct 10, Want to Read saving…. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. In return, she asks for a squirrel monkey. Is my childhood book. Published inthe short novel ranks among the most outstanding children’s stories in Costa Rica, and is mandatory reading in all primary schools.

He returns home to find that Drusila had planted the stem of the wilted rose and so grown a rose bush. By occori this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

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