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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Manny rated it it was amazing Dec 26, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Aug 05, Bri rated it it was amazing. It will have always a special place on my heart. This lovely tale is one of the most important books ever written in my country, Costa Rica. When he returns, to his home, he finds that the rose she had given him had wilted.

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Jan 12, Sebas rated it really liked it. Is my childhood book. The book is a wonderful display of the Caribb Despite the controversies of racism surrounding this book which have originated and, as far as I know have been relegated solely within its country of origin, Cocori remains a popular and an endearing cociri both with the afro caribean and non afro Caribbean cocorri.


While the most picky would scratch their heads as docori why Cocori is the 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. In return, she asks for a squirrel monkey. Further suggestions might be found on the article’s talk page.

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The hero is one of the greatest characters ever put in books, his simplicity, kind heart and valor, more than make up for whatever faults this book may have in regards to its criticism. Sep 19, Josh R. Lists with This Book. I read the book in the Spanish original in order to keep my Spanish up. Still remember my happiness when I read the ending Joan Chaves rated it it was ok Oct 19, Como educadora lo he compartido con mis alumnos y ellos lo disfrutan plenamente.

The story concerns a small black boy from the Caribbean coast of Costa Ricawho meets a blonde tourist girl who gives him a rose. Seemed a bit racist, calling the main character, “el negrito” “black boy” even though it was published in Read my dad’s edition Refresh and try again.

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I read this book as part of the Spanish program in school. Andrea rated it liked it Sep 10, One of my favorite children books. Hecho en Costa Rica!! Nov 23, Andrea rated it it was amazing Shelves: This article about a children’s novel of the s is a stub.


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View all 6 comments. Do you think this is a racist book? Me sorprende este libro ya que es una obra super sencilla pero que cautiva.

Costa Rican literature Children’s novels novels Novels set in Costa Rica children’s books s children’s novel stubs. To ask other readers questions about Cocoriplease sign up. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Este libra me gusta, pero ,ibro muy tristre. Grate story, sad to read.

Archived copy as title Articles needing additional references from October All articles needing additional references All stub articles. It has coccori translated into ten languages, and adapted for the theater several times in GermanyCzech RepublicMexico and seven other countries.

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Dec 31, Francisco Villalobos rated it it was ok. Aug 16, Maria rated it it was amazing. See 1 question about Cocori…. Archived from the original on I read it in an afternoon in my home sofa when I was 9 years old.