I Got a Chicken for My Birthday

Illustrated by Sarah Horne
Published by Carolrhoda/Lerner

With her birthday coming up, Ana asks Abuela Lola for tickets to the amusement park. Instead, Abuela Lola sends…a chicken. But this ingenious chicken may turn out to be the Best Present Ever!

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“This utterly seamless blend of story and art is an ingenious treat for all ages” —Kirkus (starred review)

  • A Cooperative Children’s Book Center Choices 2019 Selection
  • A Kirkus Reviews Best Picture Books of 2018 selection
  • A Washington Children’s Choice Picture Book Award 2020 nominee