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Synopsis:

A story based on Dominican folklore, about the ciguapas, a tribe of beautiful underwater people whose feet are attached backwards, with their toes pointing in the direction from which they have come.

Synopsis:

Based on Dominican folklore, this enchanting and imaginative story revolves around the ciguapas, a tribe of beautiful underwater dwellers whose feet are attached backwards so that humans cannot follow their footprints. A female ciguapas makes friends with a boy on land and learns that humans can be kind.

About the Author

Julia Alvarez is the award-winning author of How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents, In the Time of the Butterflies, and íYo!
Fabian Negrin has illustrated Dora's Box and The Selfish Giant for Knopf.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780679893097
Negrin, Fabian:
Negrin, Fabian
Author:
Negrin, Fabin
Illustrator:
Negrin, Fabian
Author:
Alvarez, Julia
Publisher:
Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Picturebooks
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Fiction - General
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Single Title
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Country/Ethnic-General
Subject:
Folklore
Subject:
Tales
Subject:
Ethnic - Hispanic & Latino
Subject:
People & Places - United States - Hispanic/Latino
Copyright:
Publication Date:
September 2000
Binding:
Hardcover
Grade Level:
Toddler - Up
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
40
Dimensions:
11.29x8.84x.41 in. .90 lbs.
Children's Book Type:
Picture / Wordless
Age Level:
03-UP

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"Synopsis" by , A story based on Dominican folklore, about the ciguapas, a tribe of beautiful underwater people whose feet are attached backwards, with their toes pointing in the direction from which they have come.
"Synopsis" by , Based on Dominican folklore, this enchanting and imaginative story revolves around the ciguapas, a tribe of beautiful underwater dwellers whose feet are attached backwards so that humans cannot follow their footprints. A female ciguapas makes friends with a boy on land and learns that humans can be kind.
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