Ten Little Puppies/Diez Perritos

By Alma Flor Ada; F. Isabel Campoy; Ulises Wensell (Illustrator)
(Rayo, Hardcover, 9780061470431, 32pp.)

Publication Date: March 2011

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Oh, I had ten little puppies,
Ten little puppies had I . . .

Count along in Spanish and English as each one of the ten adorable puppies disappears from the pagesit's a bilingual bonanza! Colorful and playful illustrations by artist Ulises Wensell, a vibrant rendition of the classic Spanish nursery rhyme by Alma Flor Ada and F. Isabel Campoy, and a delightful English adaptation by Rosalma Zubizarreta will make this edition an instant family favorite. And you can find more information at the back of the book about the puppy breeds featured. Puppies have never been so irresistible!

Yo tenÍa diez perritos,
diez perritos tenÍa yo . . .

Ahora puedes contar, en inglÉs o en espaÑol, cada uno de los diez adorables perritos mientras van desapareciendo de las pÁginas. ¡Una verdadera joya bilingÜe! Las originales y divertidas ilustraciones del artista Ulises Wensell, la vibrante versiÓn de la rima clÁsica de Alma Flor Ada y F. Isabel Campoy, y una excelente adaptaciÓn en inglÉs de Rosalma Zubizarreta harÁn que este libro sea indispensable en todos los hogares. Puedes encontrar mÁs informaciÓn acerca de las razas de los cachorros en la parte posterior del libro. ¡Nunca has visto perritos mÁs irresistibles!




About the Author
Alma Flor Ada, an authority on multicultural and bilingual education, is the recipient of the 2012 Virginia Hamilton Literary Award, and in 2014 she was honored by the Mexican government with the prestigious OHTLI Award. She is the author of numerous award-winning books for young readers, including "Dancing Home "with Gabriel Zubizarreta, "My Name Is MarIa Isabel", "Under the Royal Palms "(Pura BelprE Medal), "Where the Flame Trees Bloom", and "The Gold Coin "(Christopher Award Medal). She lives in California, and you can visit her at AlmaFlorAda.com.

F. Isabel Campoy is a poet, playwright, songwriter, and storyteller. She has written numerous children's books, both in English and Spanish, on the art and culture of the Hispanic world. She lives in California.

F. Isabel Campoy es una poeta, drama-turga, compositora de canciones y narradora de cuentos. Ha escrito una gran variedad de libros para ninos en ingles y en espanol. Isabel vive en San Francisco, California.



Ulises Wensell was born in Madrid, Spain. His work has received many international accolades including the Serra d'Or prize in Spain and the Owl Prize in Japan.
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