Martina the Beautiful Cockroach: A Cuban Folktale (Hardcover)

A Cuban Folktale

By Carmen Agra Deedy, Michael Austin (Illustrator)

Peachtree Publishers, 9781561453993, 1pp.

Publication Date: July 1, 2007



Martina is a young cockroach who doesnt know coffee beans about love and marriage. Thats where her Cuban family comes in. While some of the Cucarachas offer her gifts to make her more attractive, only her grandmother gives her something really useful: some shocking advice. Full color.