Martina the Beautiful Cockroach

Written by: C. A. Deedy

In this beautifully illustrated picture book a young lady cockroach is contemplating marriage. Her grandmother gives her excellent advice about how to really know if the young man cares for her or is just looking at her beauty. What Martina doesn’t realize is that young men worry about meeting someone who truly cares as well.

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