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Picture books for children
|Material Type:||Fiction, Juvenile audience|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Joanne Oppenheim; Fabian Negrin
|ISBN:||1841482455 : 9781841482453 9781841483641 1841483648|
|Notes:||"This book was typeset in 15.5/18pt Granjon"--CIP, p. facing t.p.
"The illustrations were prepared in watercolors, colored pencils, wax and oil pastels on Fabriano paper"--CIP, p. facing t.p.
Illustrations on lining papers.
|Description:|| p. : col. ill. ; 24 x 30 cm.|
|Contents:||A retelling of a Mexican legend that describes the origin of the Poinsettia plant. In this version, a young girl has nothing to give the Christ child, but when the weeds she carries in her hands miraculously transform into red flowers, she now has the perfect gift.|
|Responsibility:||written by Joanne Oppenheim ; illustrated by Fabian Negrin.|
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- Children of unemployed parents -- Juvenile fiction.
- Mexico -- Juvenile fiction.
- Christmas -- Fiction.
- Poinsettias -- Fiction.
- Christmas -- Mexico -- Fiction.
- Christmas -- Folklore.
- Poinsettias -- Folklore.
- Folklore -- Mexico.