Domitila: A Cinderella Tale from the Mexican Tradition

Domitila: A Cinderella Tale from the Mexican Tradition

by Jewell Reinhart Coburn, Connie McLennan
     
 

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Domitila is not only "sweeter than a cactus bloom in early spring," she is also a talented cook and an amazing leather artist. Most of the classical elements of a Cinderella story can be found in Domitila. A gentle weaving of her mother's nurturing with strong family traditions is the secret ingredient for Domitila to rise above hardship to eventually become the

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Domitila is not only "sweeter than a cactus bloom in early spring," she is also a talented cook and an amazing leather artist. Most of the classical elements of a Cinderella story can be found in Domitila. A gentle weaving of her mother's nurturing with strong family traditions is the secret ingredient for Domitila to rise above hardship to eventually become the Governor's bride. Moreover, with a firm belief in simplicity and realism, Domitila makes a lasting impression as a triumphant Cinderella in her humility, service, and unassuming modesty.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781885008138
Publisher:
Shen's Books
Publication date:
03/28/2000
Series:
Domitila Series
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
9.10(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile:
700L (what's this?)
Age Range:
8 - 12 Years

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