Once Upon a Time/Habia Una Vez

Once Upon a Time/Habia Una Vez Cover

Once Upon a Time/Habia Una Vez

Traditional Latin American Tales/Cuentos Tradicionales Latinoamericanos

By Rueben Martinez; Raul Colon (Illustrator)

Rayo, Hardcover, 9780061468957, 95pp.

Publication Date: March 9, 2010

Description

Enter an enchanted world of kings and giants, where cockroaches play dress-up and coyotes fly to the moon In this lively bilingual collection of short stories, Spain and Latin America's most beloved tales are retold for a new generation.

From the grateful rooster who cries "Cock-a-doodle-doo " to the awesome spirit of the Mother of the Jungle, Once Upon a Time/Habia una vez celebrates seven traditional folktales and tells them in a colorful, fresh voice. In these magical adventures that are sure to delight, readers young and old will meet some of the world's most memorable heroes and charming tricksters.

Entra a un mundo encantado de reyes y gigantes, donde las cucarachas se visten de gala y los coyotes vuelan a la luna En esta coleccion de cuentos bilingue, encontraras las historias mas preciadas de Espana y Latinoamerica, reinventadas aqui para una nueva generacion.

Del gallo agradecido que grita " Quiquiriqui " al poderoso espiritu de la Madreselva, Once Upon a Time/Habia una vez celebra siete cuentos tanto populares como tradicionales. En estas aventuras magicas que sin duda te agradaran, conoceras a heroes memorables y a picaros encantadores.