Travel to Mexico and discover its many wonders, from the amazing monarch butterflies in the Highlands to a mariachi show in the village square. The rhyme and lyricism of the text is complemented by educational endnotes about the history of the country, national fiestas, and a glossary of simple Spanish vocabulary.
Price Block Subscription:No
Product Dimensions:10 x 9.75 inches
Page Count:32 pages
Age Range:Ages 4-10 years
Awards & Accolades
"There's a lot we like... especially the authentic Mexican look and tone. Vibrant art, rhyming text, detailed cultural descriptions — plus Spanish language — it's a great tote-bag accessory to pack for down-time at the beach" — Nick Jr. Family Magazine
"On each spread, artwork inspired by the festive colors and distinctive iconography of Mexican folk crafts pairs with Krebs' singsong verse about a place or experience" — Booklist
About the Contributors
Written by - Laurie Krebs
Laurie Krebs combines her love of children's literature with her enthusiasm for traveling, to create her wonderful picture books that bring readers all around the world. She lives in Virginia with her husband, Bill.
Illustrated by - Christopher Corr
Christopher Corr is an internationally celebrated painter and illustrator. Based in London, he travels the world painting people, colorful places and beautiful buildings. Since studying at the Royal College of Art, he has painted in numerous locations for exhibitions, commissions and publications, and has become a tutor at Goldsmiths University.