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El Hombre De Los Cangrejos/the Crab Man
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Publisher Turtle Books
Publication date April 1, 2001
Binding Paperback
Book category Easy Fiction
ISBN-13 9781890515263
ISBN-10 1890515264
Dimensions 0.25 by 10 by 10 in.
Weight 0.40 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $8.95
Other format details juvenile
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Summary
Neville, a poor Jamaican boy working to buy his mother a dress, faces a difficult choice between his job and his sense of morality when he learns that the crabs he sells are being cruelly mistreated. Original.
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Neville’s father works in Jamaica’s sugarcane fields, and while the family makes do, there’s no extra money for Neville’s fondest wish: to buy his mother a pretty new dress. When Neville learns that the crabs he catches for pay are being mistreated, he must decide either to look the other way or protect the wildlife he loves and forget about buying a present for his mother. The Crab Man raises important questions about doing what’s right in an uncertain world.


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9781890515263 | details & prices | 10.00 × 10.00 × 0.25 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $8.95
About: When Neville sees the hermit crabs which he so gently collected being mistreated by the crab man at a Jamaican hotel, he no longer wants to supply them but would thereby forfeit his income.

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