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The Resource Abuelos, Pat Mora ; ilustraciones, Amelia Lau Carling ; [traducción de Elena Iribarren]

Abuelos, Pat Mora ; ilustraciones, Amelia Lau Carling ; [traducción de Elena Iribarren]

Label
Abuelos
Title
Abuelos
Statement of responsibility
Pat Mora ; ilustraciones, Amelia Lau Carling ; [traducción de Elena Iribarren]
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
Summary
  • Young Ray and Amelia move to a new village in New Mexico and experience the fright and fun of "los abuelos" for the first time. In the cold months of midwinter, village men disappear to disguise themselves as scary old men and then descend on the children, teasing them and asking if they've been good
  • Sumario en español: Ray y Amelia, descubren por primera vez una vieja tradición de Nuevo México llamada "́los abuelos." En el medio de frío invierno, los hombres de los pueblos subían a las montañas y se disfrazaban de viejos pavorosas, para luego bajar nuevamente al pueblo a ver quién se había portado bien y quién mal
Member of
Summary
Moving to a new village, Ray and Amelia experience the thrill of the northern New Mexico tradition of "los abuelos" for the first time that involves old men dressing up in frightening costumes who descend upon the local children, ask if they have been good, and then encourage them to dance, sing, and eat treats around a roaring bonfire
Character
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
293101
Cataloging source
IF9
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ73.M632
LC item number
Ab 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
540
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
primary
Label
Abuelos, Pat Mora ; ilustraciones, Amelia Lau Carling ; [traducción de Elena Iribarren]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Libros tigrillo."
Control code
5035316
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780888997166
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn262621847
  • (OCoLC)262621847
Label
Abuelos, Pat Mora ; ilustraciones, Amelia Lau Carling ; [traducción de Elena Iribarren]
Publication
Note
"Libros tigrillo."
Control code
5035316
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780888997166
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn262621847
  • (OCoLC)262621847

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