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Family Pictures / Cuadros de Familias (Hardcover, 15, Anniversary)

, , | Childrens Book Pr | 4/1/2005

ISBN-10 : 0892392061   ISBN-13 : 9780892392063   List Price : $16.95

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  • A02 (7th Shelf Top-to-bottom)

Overview

Family Pictures is the story of Carmen Lomas Garza's girlhood: celebrating birthdays, making tamales, finding a hammerhead shark on the beach, picking cactus, going to a fair in Mexico, and confiding to her sister her dreams of becoming an artist. These day-to-day experiences are told through fourteen vignettes of art and a descriptive narrative, each focusing on a different aspect of traditional Mexican American culture.The English-Spanish text and vivid illustrations reflect the author's strong sense of family and community. For Mexican Americans, Carmen Lomas Garza offers a book that reflects their lives and traditions. For others, this work offers insights into a beautifully rich community.

Product Details

  • ISBN-10: 0892392061
  • ISBN-13: 9780892392063
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Language: English
  • Pages: 32
  • Dimensions: 11.73 (w) x 9.49 (h) x 0.51 (d)
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