48 pages, 8 × 7 × 0.13 in
January 8, 2009
Penguin Young Readers Group
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0448451093
ISBN - 13: 9780448451091
About the Book
Now Spanish readers can enjoy the bestselling story of "The Little Engine That Could" in this Spanish language edition, with all of the original illustrations and the complete story. Full color.
From the Publisher
Now Spanish readers can enjoy the bestselling story of The Little Engine That Could in this paperback edition of the classic. With all of the original illustrations and the complete story, this edition of the well-loved picture book is sure to become a favorite with Spanishspeaking children and children who are just learning Spanish.
About the Author
Alma Flor Ada was born in 1938 in Cuba. She has authored several children's folktales including "Encaje de Piedra" which earned her the Marta Salotti Gold Medal, "The Gold Coin" which won the Christopher Award, and "Gathering the Sun" which received the Once Upon a World Award. "The Lizard and the Sun/La Lagartija y el Sol" won her a Gold Medal from the National Association of Parenting Publications, and she was awarded an Accolade from the American Folklore Association for "Mediopollito/Half-Chicken". Her title "Under the Royal Palms: A Childhood in Cuba" won the Pura Belpre Award. In addition to writing, she is a professor at the University of San Francisco.