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In Patricia Petersen?s retelling of this intriguing legend from Mexico, Young Tigre yearns to fly with his uncle and the other Voladores dressed in their beautiful, colorful wings. When the volcano and the rain stir up trouble for the Voladores, bravery takes him on an amazing adventure.

Voladores is the second book of Patricia Petersen?s that features her daughter Sheli?s illustrations. ?Nothing gives me greater pleasure than to see my words brought to life by Sheli?s beautiful illustrations,? says Ms. Petersen. ?I can think of no one I?d rather work with.?

Sheli Petersen is the recipient of many awards including the Society of Children?s Book Writers and Illustrators Most Professional Portfolio Presentation Award.

Synopsis:

< p> In Patricia Petersen& #8217; s retelling of this intriguing legend from Mexico, Young Tigre yearns to fly with his uncle and the other Voladores dressed in their beautiful, colorful wings. When the volcano and the rain stir up trouble for the Voladores, bravery takes him on an amazing adventure.< /p> < p> Voladores is the second book of Patricia Petersen& #8217; s that features her daughter Sheli& #8217; s illustrations. & #8220; Nothing gives me greater pleasure than to see my words brought to life by Sheli& #8217; s beautiful illustrations, & #8221; says Ms. Petersen. & #8220; I can think of no one I& #8217; d rather work with.& #8221; < /p> < p> Sheli Petersen is the recipient of many awards including the Society of Children& #8217; s Book Writers and Illustrators Most Professional Portfolio Presentation Award.< /p>

Product Details

ISBN:
9781577689720
ill.:
Petersen, Sheli,
Author:
Petersen, Sheli
Author:
Petersen, Patricia
Publisher:
Peter Bedrick Books
Location:
Columbus, OH
Subject:
Folklore & Mythology
Subject:
Folklore
Subject:
Indians of mexico
Subject:
Flying dance
Subject:
Children s All Ages - Sociology
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series:
Animal Close-Ups
Series Volume:
PR-2001-06
Publication Date:
January 2002
Binding:
Hardcover
Grade Level:
Primary
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
8.46x11.52x.34 in. .90 lbs.
Age Level:
Children's All Ages - Sociology

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"Synopsis" by , < p> In Patricia Petersen& #8217; s retelling of this intriguing legend from Mexico, Young Tigre yearns to fly with his uncle and the other Voladores dressed in their beautiful, colorful wings. When the volcano and the rain stir up trouble for the Voladores, bravery takes him on an amazing adventure.< /p> < p> Voladores is the second book of Patricia Petersen& #8217; s that features her daughter Sheli& #8217; s illustrations. & #8220; Nothing gives me greater pleasure than to see my words brought to life by Sheli& #8217; s beautiful illustrations, & #8221; says Ms. Petersen. & #8220; I can think of no one I& #8217; d rather work with.& #8221; < /p> < p> Sheli Petersen is the recipient of many awards including the Society of Children& #8217; s Book Writers and Illustrators Most Professional Portfolio Presentation Award.< /p>
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