The Day of the Dead / El Dia De Los Muertos by Bob BarnerThe Day of the Dead / El Dia De Los Muertos by Bob Barner

The Day of the Dead / El Dia De Los Muertos

byBob BarnerIllustratorBob BarnerTranslated byTeresa Mlawer

Hardcover | July 1, 2010

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Follow two children as they celebrate their ancestors on this vibrant holiday. They offer marigolds, sugar skulls, and special bread, and make delicious foods. By spreading marigold petals, they guide the dead home to join the festivities. Finally, after singing and dancing, it's time for bed. Bob Barner's luscious collages incorporate the traditional symbols of Day of the Dead. His poetic text is both English and Spanish. An author's note provides additional information on the holiday.
Bob Barner has written and illustrated more than twenty-five books and has won the Parents' Choice Award and the Teachers' Choice Award. According to the Booklist review of Bug Safari, "Barner's cheerful illustrations offer a dizzying array of perspectives...Bright, cut-paper collages will appeal to the youngest (readers)." He lives in...
Title:The Day of the Dead / El Dia De Los MuertosFormat:HardcoverDimensions:32 pages, 9.75 × 11.25 × 0.25 inPublished:July 1, 2010Publisher:Holiday HouseLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0823422143

ISBN - 13:9780823422142