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Author Oppenheim, Joanne.

Title El milagro de la primera flor de Nochebuena : un cuento mexicano sobre la Navidad / escrito por Joanne Oppenheim ; ilustrado por Fabian Negrin ; traducido por Kristen Keating.

Imprint Cambridge, MA : Barefoot Books, c2003.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's International Languages    Sp j 398.72 OPP    Staff Reported Missing
 GDL Pacific Park Library Children's International Languages    Sp 398.72 OPP    Available
Edition 1. ed.
Description [32] p. : col. ill., music ; 27 x 30 cm.
Note "Simultaneously published as: The miracle of the first poinsettia: a Mexican Christmas story, 2003"--Colophon.
Summary A retelling of a Mexican legend that describes the origin of the Poinsettia plant. In this version, a young girl has nothing to give the Christ child, but when the weeds she carries in her hands miraculously transform into red flowers, she now has the perfect gift. Included is the music of a traditional Mexican Christmas song.
Subject Poinsettias -- Folklore.
Christmas -- Mexico -- Juvenile literature.
Spanish language materials.
Flores -- Folklore.
Navidad -- México -- Literatura infantil.
Navidad -- Cuentos y leyendas.
Added Author Negrin, Fabian.
Added Title Miracle of the first poinsettia. Spanish
ISBN 1841483087

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