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Señorita Mariposa

Written by Ben Gundersheimer & illustrated by Marcos Almada Rivero
Published by Nancy Paulsen Books
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Aug 6, 2019
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A captivating and child-friendly look at the extraordinary journey that monarch butterflies take each year from Canada to Mexico; with a text in both English and Spanish.

Rhyming text and lively illustrations showcase the epic trip taken by the monarch butterflies. At the end of each summer, these international travelers leave Canada to fly south to Mexico for the winter–and now readers can come along for the ride! Over mountains capped with snow, to the deserts down below. Children will be delighted to share in the fascinating journey of the monarchs and be introduced to the people and places they pass before they finally arrive in the forests that their ancestors called home.

What Kind of Book is Señorita Mariposa

Themes:
butterflies
animals
spanish
migration
Categories:
bilingual
Genres:
fiction
Linguistic Styles:
rhyming
Locations:
United States

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Marcos Almada Rivero

Marcos Almada Rivero (marcosalmadailustrador.blogspot.com) has written and illustrated several Spanish picture books, including the Oscar the Opossum series, and created the artwork for Ben Gundersheimer’s albums. He has degrees in communication (specializing in audiovisual media and animation) and children’s literature, and works on animation projects as a writer, illustrator, art director, and animator. He lives in Mexico, where he leads workshops on books and animation at book fairs, movie festivals, and for children in underserved communities.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9781524740702
Publication Date:
August 6, 2019
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
2019002347
ASIN/ISBN 10:
1524740705

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