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Format:
Title:
Chuchurumbé
ISBN:
9781631135385
Publication:
Miami, Fla. : Santillana USA, 2015.
Physical Description:
48 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
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Summary:
A collection of poetry by poets from Nicaragua, Puerto Rico, Argentina, México, Cuba, and Spain.
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J 861 Ada 2015
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Summary

Summary

"Poems by José Coronel Urtecho, José Emilio Gonzalez, María Elena Walsh, José Juan Tablada, José Martí, and Marina Romero are richly illustrated by artists Felipe Dávalos, Rapi Diego, among others."


Author Notes

Alma Flor Ada was born in 1938 in Cuba.

She has authored several children's folktales including "Encaje de Piedra" which earned her the Marta Salotti Gold Medal, "The Gold Coin" which won the Christopher Award, and "Gathering the Sun" which received the Once Upon a World Award. "The Lizard and the Sun/La Lagartija y el Sol" won her a Gold Medal from the National Association of Parenting Publications, and she was awarded an Accolade from the American Folklore Association for "Mediopollito/Half-Chicken". Her title "Under the Royal Palms: A Childhood in Cuba" won the Pura Belpre Award.

In addition to writing, she is a professor at the University of San Francisco.

(Bowker Author Biography)