In this gorgeous, bi-lingual retelling of the classic nursery rhyme, author/illustrator, Angela Dominguez, introduces us to the mountainous countryside of Peru and the people who live there. MARIA HAD A LITTLE LLAMA is a Pura Belpre Honor and a Junior Library Guild Honor book. On this podcast episode of Read Out Loud, join Angela as she reads MARIA HAD A LITTLE LLAMA in English and Spanish and teaches Rocco about life in a Peruvian village.
ABOUT THE BOOK
Maria Had A Little Llama – Everyone knows about Mary and her little lamb. But do you know Maria? With gorgeous, Peruvian-inspired illustrations and English and Spanish retellings, Angela Dominguez gives a fresh new twist to the classic rhyme. Maria and her mischievous little llama will steal your heart.
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