The Woman Who Outshone the Sun/La mujer que brillaba aún más que el sol

People, Identity & Culture
Author(s):
Alejandro Cruz Martinez
Illustrator(s):
Fernando Olivera
Age Group:
6-10
Publisher:
Children's Book Press
ISBN:
978-0892391264
Year:
People, Identity & Culture

Retells the Zapotec legend of Lucia Zenteno, a beautiful woman with magical powers who is exiled from a mountain village and takes its water away in punishment. Book is bilingual (English and Spanish).

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