Emerald Lizard

Emerald Lizard

Pleasant DeSpain (author)

Publisher: August House ISBN: 9780874835526

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For the past three decades, Pleasant DeSpain has explored Latin America its people, customs, cultures, and especially the myths and legends. The tales in this collection are full of compassionate souls, tricks and humor, explanations of nature and geography and as always, memorable characters and places. Mario Lamo-Jimnez's Spanish translation that accompanies the English version reverberates with the rich, vibrant quality that has become the bench mark for the best stories from Latin America.

Reading Level
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
Legends & Myths
Interest Age
Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade 8th Grade
Language Arts
English (US) Spanish
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