Calavera Abecedario: A Day of the Dead Alphabet Book

Calavera Abecedario: A Day of the Dead Alphabet Book

By:  Jeanette Winter

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Every year Don Pedro and his family make papier-mâché skeletons, or calaveras, for Mexico's Day of the Dead fiesta. From the Angel and Doctor to the Mariachi and Unicornio, there's a special calavera for each letter of the alphabet. Come dance with them!Includes a glossary of Spanish words and an author's note.

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  • Format: Paperback

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780152059064

  • ISBN-10: 0152059067

  • Pages: 48

  • Price: $7.99

  • Publication Date: 09/01/2006

  • Carton Quantity: 50

  • Age(s): 4,5,6,7

  • Grade(s): Pre-K-3

  • Reading Level:

    • Guided Reading Level L

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Author-Illustrator

Jeanette Winter

JEANETTE WINTER has written and illustrated many books for children, including MAMA, The Librarian of Basra, Calavera Abecedario: A Day of the Dead Alphabet Book, My Name Is Georgia, and Josefina. She lives in New York City.
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  • reviews

    "Visually exciting."--Kirkus Reviews

    "This striking celebration of an intriguing tradition will be welcomed by teachers, librarians, and Mexican American families."--Booklist

Available Resources

Related Categories

  • Format: Paperback

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780152059064

  • ISBN-10: 0152059067

  • Pages: 48

  • Price: $7.99

  • Publication Date: 09/01/2006

  • Carton Quantity: 50

  • Age(s): 4,5,6,7

  • Grade(s): Pre-K-3

  • Reading Level:

    • Guided Reading Level L

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