Synopses & Reviews
Tricked by a clever acquaintance, a poor Mexican still manages to turn ashes into gold.
Developed in consultation with folklore specialist Bette Bosma. Each authentic retelling includes nonfiction cultural material about the country of origin.
Who would buy a bag of ashes?
When Tomaso tricks his friend Pancho into believing he can get rich selling ashes, Pancho looks like a fool. Or does he? This humorous tale has a surprise ending and is filled with the warmth of Mexico.