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Author Carter, Andy, 1948- author.
Title Margarito's forest = El bosque de Don Margarito / by Andy Carter ; illustrations by Allison Havens ; K'iche tranlations by Eduardo Elas and Manuel Hernandez ; translated by Omar Mejia.
Pub Info [United States?] : Hard Ball Press, [2016]
book jacket
 Centerville Children's  J B MARGARITO     AVAILABLE
Descript 38 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Text mainly in English and Spanish with some Quiché.
Translated from the English.
In statement of responsibility "translations" is misspelled as tranlations.
Summary Margarito's Forest, a bilingual book in English and Spanish with excerpts in K'iche', is based on the life of Don Margarito Esteban Álvarez Velázquez as told by his daughter, Doña Maria Guadalupe. It is a story of Maya culture and wisdom passed from one generation to the next. As the devastating effects of climate change become clear, Don Margarito's life and the ways of the Maya offer timely wisdom for a planet in peril.
Awards Américas Award commended title, 2017
Subject Mayas -- Guatemala -- Juvenile fiction.
Forests and forestry -- Juvenile fiction.
Gardening -- Juvenile fiction.
Families -- Juvenile fiction.
Wisdom -- Juvenile fiction.
Mayas -- Fiction.
Guatemala -- Fiction.
Forests and forestry -- Fiction.
Gardening -- Fiction.
Family life -- Fiction.
Wisdom -- Fiction.
Spanish language materials -- Bilingual.
Materiales en español -- Bilingüe -- Novela juvenil.
Mayas -- Guatemala -- Novela juvenil.
Forests and forestry -- Novela juvenil.
Jardinería -- Novela juvenil.
Familias -- Novela juvenil.
Sabiduría -- Novela juvenil.
Genre Spanish language materials -- Bilingual.
Biographical fiction.
Add Author Havens, Allison, illustrator.
Mejía, Omar, translator.
Contains: Carter, Andy, 1948- Margarito's forest.
Contains: Carter, Andy, 1948- Margarito's forest. Spanish.
Alt Title Bosque de Don Margarito
ISBN 9780997979701
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