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Maximilian & the Mystery of the Guardian Angel: A Bilingual Lucha Libre Thriller

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Publisher Comments:

Margarito acts like any other eleven-year-old aficionado of lucha libre. He worships all the players. But in the summer just before sixth grade, he tumbles over the railing at a match in San Antonio and makes a connection to the world of Mexican wrestling that will ultimately connect him—maybe by blood!—to the greatest hero of all time: the Guardian Angel.

A 2012 Pura Belpré Author Honor Award winner!

Xavier Garza was born in the Rio Grande Valley of Texas. An enthusiastic author, artist, teacher, and storyteller, his work is a lively documentation of the dreams, superstitions, and heroes in the bigger-than-life world of south Texas.

Synopsis:

Margarito's summber vacation resembles one of his beloved lucha libre movies: grudge matches, fantastic villains and the Guardian Angel.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781933693989
Author:
Garza, Xavier
Publisher:
Cinco Puntos Press
Subject:
Ethnic - Hispanic & Latino
Subject:
Children s-General
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
Children s-Sports Fiction-Wrestling
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Max's Lucha Libre Adventures
Publication Date:
20111031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 5 up to 8
Language:
English
Illustrations:
BandW illustrations throughout
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in
Age Level:
from 8 up to 12

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