Abuela's Weave by Omar S. CastanedaAbuela's Weave by Omar S. Castaneda

Abuela's Weave

byOmar S. Castaneda

Paperback | January 1, 1995

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Esperanza learns the art of weaving Guatemalan tapestries from her grandmother. Together they make something very special and refuse to show it to anyone until market day. Bright, colorful drawings of the Guatemalan countryside highlight this story of pride and endurance. Text copyright 2004 Lectorum Publications, Inc.
Title:Abuela's WeaveFormat:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 10 × 7.79 × 0.13 inPublished:January 1, 1995Publisher:Lee & Low Books

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ISBN - 10:1880000202

ISBN - 13:9781880000205

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12

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Rated 4 out of 5 by from Beautiful and Colorful A beautiful and colorful story about a young girl who learns to weave from her Abuela. They weave together and go to the market to sell their wares. A beautiful story.
Date published: 2018-06-02

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A 1993 Parent's Choice Award honoree, this story about the importance of family pride and personal endurance introduces children to the culture of Guatemala through the eyes of little Esperanza, who works with her abuela--her grandmother--on weavings to sell at the public market. Full color throughout