Secret of the Andes

Secret of the Andes

By Ann Nolan Clark; Jean Charlot (Illustrator)

Puffin Books, Paperback, 9780140309263, 120pp.

Publication Date: October 1976

A Newbery Medal Winner
An Incan boy who tends llamas in a hidden valley in Peru learns the traditions and secrets of his ancestors.

"The story of an Incan boy who lives in a hidden valley high in the mountains of Peru with old Chuto the llama herder. Unknown to Cusi, he is of royal blood and is the 'chosen one.' A compelling story." "Booklist.

About the Author

Jean Charlot was a master lithographer and muralist whose works are a part of the collections of the Museum of Modern Art and the Metropolitan Museum of Art.