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Children's LiteratureThis retelling of the famous Aesop fable The Fox and the Grapes is written in Spanish. Sara Rojo's pastel illustrations give a texture to the fox and his plight. In this fable, a fox is trying to reach up and grab a bunch of grapes. He tries and tries but cannot get them. After a while he quits and says to himself, "Those grapes are probably sour anyway." This book is part of the "Read- It! Readers" series; a series divided into levels: purple, red, blue, yellow, green, and orange. There is a note to parents at the beginning of the book that explains the levels and how parents can use the stories with their children. Other "Read-It! Readers" are listed. This book is at the fourth level, yellow. At this level the reader is introduced to challenging ideas, expanding vocabulary, and a wide variety of sentences. 2006, Picture Window Books/Capstone Press, Ages 4 to 9.