Synopses & Reviews
In this introduction to the Spanish numbers one through ten, Jim Haskins leads young readers on an adventure of discovery "south of the border." Vibrant full-color illustrations by Helen Byers combine with the text to give children an impression of the rich complexity of Mexico's land and culture.
"[I]maginatively introduces basic aspects of the history, folklore, arts foods, and animals of Mexico. The soft color-pencil illustrations round out the simple text." Booklinks
"[P]layful." The Horn Book Guide
These beautifully illustrated, interactive picture books introduce children to foreign cultures and languages.
About the Author
Haskins was a professor of English at the University of Florida. He was a highly esteemed chronicler of African American history.