Synopses & Reviews
"A child's voice lyrically describes an adobe house in the Sonoran Desert. Exquisite watercolor paintings focus on the small dramas of desert life. The text and illustrations work in perfect harmony to create a mood of peaceful coexistence between the house's occupants and the natural habitat that surrounds them".--"Booklist".
Chosen by Arizona Governor Janet Napolitano as a gift to every first grader in the state, this story describes the beauty of the Sonoran Desert and a family whose lives are intertwined with the environment and the home they make from adobe.
This House Is Made of Mud/Esta casa esta...(PB)