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Multcolib Everybody Reads 2014: Puerto Rican tales

There's A Billy Goat in the Garden
There's A Billy Goat in the Garden Based on A Puerto Rican Folk Tale By Gugler, Laurel Dee (Book - 2003 ) jE GUGLER All copies in use Availability details

Annotation:A rowdy group of farmyard animals flutter, snort, stomp and tromp, trying to chase a stubborn, old billy goat out of the garden. But it is the most unlikely animal, a tiny bee, who actually manages to do it.

De la A a la Z
De la A a la Z Puerto Rico By Lázaro León, Georgina (Book - 2011 Spanish ) SPANISH j 917.295 LAZAROLEO 2011 Available in some locations

Annotation:An alphabet book of the Spanish language which explores the culture, customs, nature and history of Puerto Rico. Un abecedario ilustrado para niños que explora la cultura, la naturaleza, las costumbres y la historia de Puerto Rico.

Paco and the Witch
Paco and the Witch A Puerto Rican Folktale By Pitre, Felix (Book - 1995 ) j 398.2 P686p

Annotation:A young boy is trapped by a crafty witch who will not free him unless he can guess her name.

The Golden Flower
The Golden Flower A Taino Myth From Puerto Rico By Jaffe, Nina (Book - 1996 ) j 398.2 J21g Available in some locations

Annotation:This myth explains the origin of the sea, the forest, and the island now called Puerto Rico.

Juan Bobo Goes to Work
Juan Bobo Goes to Work A Puerto Rican Folktale By Montes, Marisa (Book - 2000 ) j 398.2 M779j 2000 Available in some locations

Annotation:Although he tries to do exactly as his mother tells him, foolish Juan Bobo keeps getting things all wrong.

Juan Bobo and the Pig
Juan Bobo and the Pig A Puerto Rican Folktale By Pitre, Felix (Book - 1993 ) j 398.2 P686j Available in some locations

Annotation:While his mother goes to church, Juan cares for the pig with humorous results.

Shake It, Morena!
Shake It, Morena! And Other Folklore From Puerto Rico (Book - 2002 ) j 398.2 S5271 2002 Available in some locations

Annotation:An illustrated collection of games, songs, traditions, and stories from Puerto Rico.

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Puerto Rico has a rich history of storytelling. These children's tales highlight some of the stories passed on from grandparents to grandchildren.


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