Synopses & Reviews
The fourth book in the Canticos series of bilingual nursery rhymes was inspired by the most popular birthday song in Spanish. Fans of the series will recognize a cast of characters from the Canticos collection who wake up their bunny friend on his special day and then partake in a joyful, cake-filled, celebration in The Birthday Song / Las Mananitas. Like other Canticos books, The Birthday Song / Las Mananitas has a unique, interactive, accordion design that presents the Spanish version of the book in one direction and its English adaptation in the other. Children can sing the song straight through, lift the flaps, or stand it up and surround themselves with the story.
The Birthday Book/Las Mananitas is the 4th book in the bilingual (English & Spanish) nursery rhyme collection from Canticos.
This children's book is based on the popular Mexican birthday song "Las Mananitas".
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Concept: Birthday Celebrations. Format:
- 6" by 6" board book format perfect for little readers but with the same fun surprises as the original slipcase book.
- Interactive lift-the-flap features.
- English and Spanish on opposite pages.
- Each brightly colored spread offers children an opportunity to identify different shapes and patterns.
- "This book belongs to" page to personalize with a child's name.
Children can also download the FREE companion app at canticosworld.com/apps/ as well as watch the sing along video at canticosworld.com/videos
Book summary Fans of the series will recognize a cast of characters from the Canticos collection who wake up Sammy the bunny on his special day and then partake in a joyful, cake-filled celebration, complete with mariachi and a pinata.
About the Series: Canticos is a collection of the most beloved nursery rhymes and children's songs from all over the Spanish-speaking world. Canticos creates bilingual books, apps, and sing-along videos.
Canticos announces The Birthday Book / Las Ma anitas as part of its original Canticos Classics collection, the precursor to the Emmy-nominated, award-winning bilingual preschool series Canticos.
Based on the traditional Mexican birthday song Las Ma anitas, sing and learn about birthday celebrations, in both English and Spanish. Complete with beautiful hand-drawn illustrations, this book is a great way to make learning with your little chickie special and unique in not one, but two languages.
Concept: Song, Birthday.
- 6 x 6 board book format perfect for little readers.
- English and Spanish on the same spread.
- Interactive lift-the-flap.
- This book belongs to page to personalize with a child's name.
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Children can also watch our bilingual videos on the Canticos channel
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