What Can You Do with a Paleta? (Hardcover)

What Can You Do with a Paleta? By Carmen Tafolla, Magaly Morales (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Carmen Tafolla, Magaly Morales (Illustrator)
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Where the paleta wagon rings its tinkly belland carries a treasure of icy paletasin every color of the sarape . . .

As she strolls through her barrio, a young girl introduces readers to the frozen, fruit-flavored treat that thrills Mexican and Mexican-American children. Create a masterpiece, make tough choices (strawberry or coconut?), or cool off on a warm summer's day--there's so much to do with a paleta.

About the Author

MAGALY MORALES is known for the bright colors and infectious sense of play in her illustrations. She was born in Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico.

CARMEN TAFOLLA is a poet whose stories for children and adults have appeared in more than two hundred poetry anthologies. She lives in a hundred-year-old house in San Antonio, Texas, with her husband, children, mother, and many pets.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781582462219
ISBN-10: 1582462216
Publisher: Tricycle Press
Publication Date: April 14th, 2009
Pages: 32
Language: English
Series: Tomas Rivera Mexican American Children's Book Award