Fiesta Femenina: Celebrating Women of Mexican Folklore
"I’ve never seen a book quite like this one. Effectively obliterates the idea of there being a single kind of Mexican folktale" —Elizabeth Bird, Fuse #8
Eight heroines from the breadth of Mexico's history and traditions come to life in this fascinating anthology, illustrated by Pura Belpré Award-winning artist, educator and activist Maya Christina Gonzalez. These tales of brave young girls, clever mythological characters and ambitious historical women leaders make Fiesta Feminina an engaging tool to weave a captivating storytime in the classroom or at home.
AGES 6 - 10 | PAPERBACK
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