Whiskers, Tails, and Wings

Animal Folktales From Mexico

Goldman, Judy, 1955-

Book - 2013
Whiskers, Tails, and Wings
Retells animal folktales from five indigenous peoples of Mexico, including the Tarahumara tale in which a puma meets a grasshopper, and provides information on the culture of each indigenous people.

Publisher: Watertown, Mass. : Charlesbridge, c2013
ISBN: 9781580893725
Branch Call Number: J 398.2 G
Characteristics: 58 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm
Additional Contributors: Vanden Broeck, Fabricio 1954-Illustrator
Alternate Title: Animal folktales from Mexico


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From Señor Puma’s grand battle to the high purpose of fleas, this brilliant collection covers folk tales from all over Mexico, while also illuminating the rich heritage of several of the country's diverse civilizations. The accompanying art reflects a traditional aesthetic.

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