De Colores and Other Latin American Folksongs for Children

De Colores and Other Latin American Folksongs for Children

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780140565485
Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Group
Publication date: 08/28/1999
Edition description: Spanish Language Edition
Pages: 56
Sales rank: 499,615
Product dimensions: 9.13(w) x 12.06(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range: 4 - 8 Years

About the Author

Jose-Luis Orozco is a bilingual children's performer, recording artist, and author who makes appearances nationwide. He lives in Los Angeles, California. 

Elisa Kleven grew up making dollhouses and collages out of doilies and postage stamps. Today, she is thrilled to carry on building her artistic dream worlds in the form of beautiful picture books. Elisa lives in Berkeley, California.

Table of Contents

Buenos dias-Good Morning6
El chocolate-The Chocolate9
El barquito-The Little Boat10
Los elefantes-The Elephant Song12
La granja-The Farm14
La vibora de la mar-The Sea Serpent16
La arana pequenita-The Eensy, Weensy Spider17
Las mananitas-Special Morning Song19
La villa-The Village20
Compadre, compreme un coco-Compadre, Buy Me a Coconut21
De colores-Bright with Colors23
Los pollitos-The Baby Chicks26
Las hormiguitas-The Little Ants27
Sana, sana-Sana, Sana28
Un ratoncito-A Little Mouse28
El burrito enfermo-The Sick Little Donkey31
Caballito blanco-My Little White Horse33
La pinata-The Pinata34
Nochebuena-Christmas Eve36
Nanita, nana-Nanita, Nana38
Naranja dulce-Sweet Orange41
El coqui-Coqui, the Little Frog42
Paz y libertad-Peace and Liberty45
Duermete, mi nino-Go to Sleep, My Baby47
Subject Index48

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de Colores and Other Latin American Folksongs for Children 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
cursodesistemas on LibraryThing 5 days ago
De Colores and Other Latin-American Folk Song for Children. Bright with colors and with music, here is a joyous, festive celebration of children's songs from all over Latin America.
abarajas09 on LibraryThing 5 days ago
Genre: FolktaleReview: This is a good example of folktale and songs in spanish because they are popular songs in the hispanic culture that have been passed down through generations.Media: Watercolor, Color pencil
Guest More than 1 year ago
My son is two years old and loves this book as well as the corresponding CD and any other product from Jose Luis Orozco. The songs are great fun for giving your child a little taste of Latin American music. The songs are in Spanish with English translations or adaptions for fun in both languages.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I was impressed to find this book which contains the music of several traditional Mexican songs and more. It is easy to play the melody part and sign. A must to have for anyone who love Spanish and wants to learn this beautiful songs. I highly recommend it to every one to try it. You won't be disappointed!